Denise Low

N/A
Lawrence, KS 660444540

Author's Bio

Denise Low, Kansas Poet Laureate 2007-2009, has 25 books of award-winning poetry and essays, including Melange Block (Red Mountain 2014), Ghost Stories of the New West (Woodley), named one of the best Native American Books of 2010 by The Circle of Minneapolis. She is 2011-2012 AWP president of the board of directors. Low taught at Haskell Indian Nations U. , U. Ks., and the U. of Richmond. MFA-Wichita S.U.& PhD U. of Ks.

Publications and Prizes

Prizes Won: 
Pami Jurassi - Ac. of Am. Poets 2nd; NEH Faculty Fellowship; Ks. Lit. Fellowship; The Newberry Library; Lannan-McNickle Center; Ks. Center for the Bk., Phillips Foundation

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
The Shrubberies by Ronald Johnson
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The Intent On: Collected Poems by Ken Irby
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Pretend the World by Kathryn Kysar
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Preparing to Leave by Stephen Bunch
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Things Come On by Joseph Harrington

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Native American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Emporia
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Last updated: Sep 14, 2015