Anthony Buccino: Poetry

1977: "Anthony, you're a romantic poet."

2008: "Anthony, you write working class poetry."


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Buccino Poetry Nominated For Pushcart Prize

The poetry editors for Volume 55 of U.S. 1 Worksheets, Betty Lies, Linda Arntzenius and Wanda Praisner have nominated Anthony Buccino's poem At The Vet for the Pushcart Prize.

Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards

Anthony Buccino's poem Jersey Geese earned an Honorable Mention in the 2011 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards. His poem will be published in the Paterson Literary Review, Issue #41.

Buccino's poem Something Tells Me You Went To Catholic School earned an Honorable Mention in the 2010 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards. His poem appears in the Paterson Literary Review, Issue #40.

Ten Minutes was named Honorable Mention in the 2009 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards. It will be published in the Allen Ginsberg Awards listing in The Paterson Literary Review #39.

Hands In Socks has been selected as an Editor's Choice in the 2008 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards. It is published in the Allen Ginsberg Awards listing in The Paterson Literary Review #38. Snoopy Hat also appears in that issue.

Nutley poet discusses Belleville-inspired writings by Maria Karidis

Belleville in Verse by Erin Pilo

Anthony Buccino Poetry Collections

Writing My Way Home From The Convent

Sometimes I Swear In Italian (2011) more

Yountakah Country, a Poetic View of Nutley Old and New (2010) more

CANNED booted, bumped, down-sized, fired, forced out, hated, hired, jobless, laid off, let go, out of work, out-sourced, pink-slipped, terminated, sacked, unemployed  (2010) more

Sixteen Inches on Center  (2010) more

Retrieving Labrador Days, dog tales in prose and verse  (2010) more

American Boy, Pushing Sixty  (2009) more

Voices on the Bus, Train, Subway, Bus and in My Head (2008) more

One Morning in Jersey City  (2008) more

Days You Knew Me (1976/2011)

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Voices In Italian Americana

 Edison Literary Review

 Journal of New Jersey Poets


The Idiom

Fox Chase Review

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 South Mountain Poets Anthology



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New Jersey author Anthony Buccino's stories of the 1960s, transit coverage and other writings earned four Society of Professional Journalists Excellence in Journalism awards. The Pushcart Prize-nominated writer has been called ' “New Jersey’s ‘Garrison Keillor” or something to that effect.’

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