Robert Stewart’s latest book of poems is Working Class (2018, Stephen F. Austin University Press). Other books include The Narrow Gate: Writing, Art & Values (essays, Serving House Books, 2014), Outside Language: Essays. Plumbers (poems, was reissued in revised paperback in 2017), and a recent chapbook of poems Chickenhood. He is editor of New Letters magazine at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, where he teaches in the M.F.A. Program in Creative Writing & Media Arts. He has won a National Magazine Award from the American Society of Magazine Editors.