Denise Low

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
The Intent On: Collected Poems by Ken Irby
Pretend the World by Kathryn Kysar
Preparing to Leave by Stephen Bunch
Things Come On by Joseph Harrington

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Last updated: Sep 14, 2015