Carrie Olivia Adams


Chicago, IL

Author's Bio

Carrie Olivia Adams lives in Chicago with her husband and two cats. She is the Promotions and Marketing Communications Director for the University of Chicago Press and the poetry editor for Black Ocean. Her books include Be the thing of memory, Operating Theater, Forty-One Jane Doe’s, and Intervening Absence in addition to the chapbooks “Proficiency Badges,” “Grapple,” “Overture in the Key of F,” and “A Useless Window.” When she’s not making poems, she’s making biscuits.

Publications & Prizes

Be the thing of memory (Tolsun Books, 2021)
Operating Theater (Noctuary Press, 2015)
Forty-One Jane Doe's (Ahsahta Press, 2013)
Intervening Absence (Ahsahta Press, 2009)

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Last update: Apr 04, 2021