Wendy Vardaman

Poet

2336 Monroe Street
Madison, WI 53711
Phone: 
608-236-4116

Author's Bio

Wendy Vardaman (wendyvardaman.com) has a PhD in English from the University of Pennsylvania and a BS in engineering from Cornell University. A writer, editor, and designer of words in print and online, she co-edited Verse Wisconsin 2009-14 and co-founded Cowfeather Projects in 2011. She is the author of three poetry collections, co-editor of two anthologies of poetry and prose, and a past poet laureate of Madison, Wisconsin. She recently returned to school to study web + graphic design, letterpress, printmaking, art, and a little coding.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Breathe: 101 Contemporary Odes (C & R Press, 2009)
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Letters to the World (Red Hen Press, 2008)
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Riffing on Strings: Creative Writing Inspired by String Theory (Scriblerus Press, 2008)
Books:
Rules of (dis)engagement, or Dubious perFormances: An Exhibit of Women Surreal Artists (Dancing Girl Press, 2016)
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Reliquary of Debt (Lit Fest Press, 2015)
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Obstructed View (Fireweed Press, 2009)
Journals: , , , ,
Nerve Cowboy
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Poetry Daily
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Qarrtsiluni
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Wisconsin Academy Review
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Wisconsin Poet's Calendar

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Born in: 
Whittier
Raised in: 
Quincy, IL
Illinois
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Last update: Aug 12, 2016