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Mary Biddinger

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Mary Biddinger is the author of the poetry collections Prairie Fever (Steel Toe Books, 2007), Saint Monica (Black Lawrence Press, 2011), O Holy Insurgency (Black Lawrence Press, 2013), and A Sunny Place with Adequate Water (Black Lawrence Press, 2014), as well as co-editor of The Monkey and the Wrench: Essays into Contemporary Poetics (University of Akron Press, 2011). Her poetry has recently appeared in Barrelhouse, Bat City Review, Blackbird, Devil's Lake, Forklift, Ohio, Gulf Coast, H_NGM_N, Pleiades, Redivider, and South Dakota Review, and many others. She is the editor of the Akron Series in Poetry, co-editor-in-chief of Barn Owl Review, and Professor of English at the University of Akron.




AWP 2015 is this week!

Please stop by the University of Akron Press & Barn Owl Review table to check out BOR #8 and our many fine poetry titles. We are at TABLE 933.

Here's the rest of my dance card.

THURSDAY, 4/9:
12:30-1:30 Hanging out atThe Account (table 1331) and signing books.
2:00-3:00 Book signing at the Black Lawrence Press table (2030).

7:30 Reading poems at the AWP Offsite Reading wit... Read more of this blog post »
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Prairie Fever
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Kelly Moran Thanks for the add. Pleasure to meet a fellow author.
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Daniel
Mary, I just added your Prarie Fever to my to-read list.


message 2: by Mary

Mary I love her! Those books just suck me in like no others. I remember reading Kitchen in its entirety one day when I was in Toronto--I just couldn't help myself.


Bernadette It's great to find another fan of Banana Yoshimoto!


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