Dennis Hinrichsen's most recent books are Rip-tooth (2010 Tampa Poetry Prize) and Kurosawa's Dog (2008 FIELD Poetry Prize). His poems appear in Hunger Mountain, Interrupture, The Broken Plate, The Literary Review, and Solstice.
Founded in 1995 by graduate students of the Western Michigan University English department, Third Coast is one of the nation’s premier literary magazines—and one of only a handful of nationally distributed literary magazines to regularly include four genres. Third Coast consistently publishes excellent and often award-winning fiction, poetry, non-fiction and drama.
In the past several years, published stories have been chosen to appear in the O. Henry Award Series, The Pushcart Prize Anthologies, and Best of the West: New Stories from the Wide Side of the Missouri. Poetry first featured in the journal has been selected for Best New Poets and the Pushcart Prize Series.Third Coast