John Repp

Writer & Teacher



Welcome to my virtual home, where visitors can find information on my published writing, artist’s residencies, readings, and projects in development; students can review and download course material; and artist’s residency site supervisors, reading series coordinators, and writing conference directors can examine and download my professional credentials.

Recent News

Erie Times-News Review of Music Over the Water

Profile in the Erie Times-News

A Poem in Weave

A Poem in Poetrybay

A Poem in the Cincinnati Review

Review of Andrea Barrett’s Archangel

Review of John V. Fleming’s The Dark Side of the Enlightenment

Review of Christian Wiman’s My Bright Abyss


Writing Inquiries

Academic Inquiries


John Repp is a widely published poet, fiction writer, essayist, and book critic. Since 1978, he has taught writing and literature at various colleges, universities, schools, and social service agencies. A native of southern New Jersey, he has lived for many years in northwestern Pennsylvania with his wife, the visual artist Katherine Knupp, and their son, Dylan. 

Photos by Katherine Knupp



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2013 Akron Poetry Prize

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University of Akron Press


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