Finnish North American Literature Association
Visits from the Seventh, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2002. poetry
Sono: Cantos, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2006. poetry
For Visits from the Seventh, Arvio was awarded the Rome Prize of the American
Academy of Arts and Letters, 2003-2004, and a Guggenheim Fellowship
(2005-2006). The opening sequence of that book won The Paris Review's
Bernard F. Conners (long poem) Prize and were reprinted in The Best American
Poetry 1998. Other poems in that volume won Poetry's Frederick Bock Prize.