E. Kristin Anderson

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E. Kristin Anderson is a poet, Prince fan, Starbucks connoisseur, and glitter enthusiast living in Austin, Texas. A Connecticut College graduate with a B.A. in classics, Kristin’s poetry has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net. Kristin co-edited the award-winning DEAR TEEN ME anthology and is the editor of the forthcoming literary anthologies HYSTERIA: Writing the female body (Sable Books) and COME AS YOU ARE, an anthology of writing on 90’s pop culture (Anomalous Press). As a poet, Kristin has been published Nashville Review, diode and The American Journal of Nursing and she has work forthcoming in Salamander, So to Speak, and Whiskey Island. Kristin is the author of eight chapbooks of poetry: A GUIDE FOR THE PRACTICA ...more

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Making poems, losing body parts, happy 2018?

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Grey Book Press, 2017.


So far in 2018 I have:



Been in a bunch of magazines with a bunch of poems.
Seen the release of my 90s anthology Come As You Are from Anomalous Press.
Lost my gallbladder to the Great Gallbladder Exodus of 2018. Also a surgeon.
Read my poems at three different events that required me to go outside and talk to strangers.
Written two essay-shaped things and sent th... Read more of this blog post »
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