Linda Dove holds a Ph.D. in Renaissance literature and most recently taught at Yavapai College in Arizona where she directed the creative writing program. She is the author of two award-winning books: <i>In Defense of Objects</i> (Bear Star Press, 2009) and the chapbook, <i>O Dear Deer,</i> (Squall Publishing, 2011), and lives in Altadena, California, with her husband, daughter, and two Jack Russell terriers.
Publications and Prizes
In Defense of Objects (Bear Star Press, 2009)
Crab Creek Review, Diner, Harpur Palate, Horse Less Review, Los Angeles Review, North American Review, Poemeleon
Dorothy Brunsman Poetry Book Award (2009),
Eudaimonia Poetry Review Chapbook Award (2011),
Stephen Dunn Award in Poetry (2005),
Alice Longan Award (2001)