Joanna Kurowska

Author's Bio

A poet immigrant, in addition to five poetry collections in English, JOANNA KUROWSKA published two books of poetry in Poland, ŚCIANA : THE WALL (Wrocław: Wydawnictwo Dolnośkąskie 1997) and OBOK : NEAR (Kraków: Oficyna Literacka 1999). Kurowska's work has been published widely in American and international journals; and translated into several languages.

Publications and Prizes

(Cervena Barva Press, 2014)
, Intricacies
(Finishing Line Press, 2016)
, Stained Glass
(eLectio Publishing, 2016)
, The Butterfly's Choice
(Broadstone Books, 2015)
, The Wall & Beyond
(eLectio Publishing, 2013)
Adanna, American Tanka, Ancient Paths, Atticus Review, Bateau, Christianity & Literature, Concise Delight, Dappled Things, Illuminations, International Poetry Review, ken*again, Lunch at Giverny, Moonbathing: A Journal of Women’s Tanka , Off the Coast, Oklahoma Review, Olentangy Review, Penwood Review, Poetry Nook Magazine, Postcard Shorts, Room, Solo, Strong Verse, Apple Valley Review, Time of Singing, Tipton Poetry Journal, Torrid Literature Journal, Vine Leaves Literary Journal, Vineyards, Willow Review, Write From Wrong Magazine
Prizes Won: 
• Pushcart Nomination (Broadstone Books), 2016 • Pushcart Nomination (Cervena Barva Press), 2015 • Pushcart Nomination (Apple Valley Review), 2010 • Bruce Harkness Young Conrad Scholar Award, 2004 • Jerzy Popiełuszko National Poetry Contest Award, 1994 (Poland)

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Last updated: Mar 23, 2017