Lee Kottner

247 W. 149th St. Apt. 4D
New York, NY 10039
Phone: 
917-705-1351

Author's Bio

Lee Kottner is a New York writer, editor, and education activist. She earned her B.A. at Chatham University, and an M.A. in English at Michigan State University. Her poetry has appeared in literary journals, anthologies, and a chapbook from Blue Stone Press. Stories from the Ruins, her hand-bound, hardcover artist’s chapbook, is part of the permanent collections of both the Museum of Modern Art and the Detroit Institute of Arts. She's currently working on her next poetry collection (Water from the Well), a novel (The Angels in Orion), and an anthology of adjunct instructor experiences, Teaching Poor.

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
Fresh Water: Poems of the Rivers, Lakes, and Streams
(Pudding House Publications, 2002)
, Gutters & Alleyways: Perspectives on Poverty and Struggle
(Lucid Moose Lit, 2014)
, Like A Girl: Perspectives on Feminine Identity and Development
(Lucid Moose Lit, 2015)
, Weatherings
(FutureCycle Press, 2015)
, Yesterday & Today
(Laughing Fire Press, 2015)
Journals: 
Astropoetica, Caesura, Labyris, Live Poets Society, Red Cedar Review, Silk Road, West
Chapbook: 
The Heart's Cathedral
(Bluestone Press, 1992)

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian, Celtic American, Feminist
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, At Risk Youth, Naturalists/Environmentalists, Teachers, Veterans
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
West Point
Raised in: 
Oscoda, MI
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Last updated: Nov 02, 2016