Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, K. E. Allen lives in Michigan. She makes her living teaching and coaching first year writing students in the Comprehensive Studies Program at the University of Michigan.
Publications and Prizes
Woman in a Boat (Poetry Society of America, 2004)
Arts & Letters, Center, Kenyon Review, LIT, Lynx, Oleander Review, Poetry Daily, Rivendell, Spinning Jenny, Sycamore Review, The Bear River Review, Verse
Hopwood Major Prize in Poetry,
Dana Award in Poetry,
PSA New American Poet Chapbook Series
What I'm Reading Now:
Nox by Anne Carson, Antigonick by Anne Carson, Percival's Planet by Michael Byers, A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants, Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire
Battlefield Where the Moon Says I Love You, Frank Stanford;
Darkness Moves, Henri Michaux;
Housekeeping, Marilyn Robinson;
Deepstep Come Shining
C. D. Wright, Harper Lee, Marilyn Robinson, Anne Carson
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Listing last updated: March 2, 2013