Brent Calderwood is author of The God of Longing (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2014). His essays and reviews have appeared in the Chicago-Sun Times, the San Francisco Examiner, the Chapel Hill Herald, the Hartford Courant, and elsewhere. He is Literary Editor for A&U Magazine. He has been awarded grants and fellowships from Poets & Writers magazine, San Francisco Public Library, the Lambda Literary Foundation, The Squaw Valley Community of Writers, The Napa Valley Writers Conference, and the Horizon Foundation, and he has been interviewed about his writing, music, and political causes for film, television, and radio.
2011 AQLF Broadside Contest, 2011. Judge: Mark Doty
2011 Squaw Valley Writers Fellowship
2010 Sunset District Poet, San Francisco Public Library
2008 Lambda Litarary Foundation Fellowship
2008 Napa Valley Writers Scholarship
2007 Lambda Literary Foundation Fellowship
1996 OUT 100: OUT magazine's 100 newsmakers of 1995