Mary Kinzie

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General Information

Name: Mary Kinzie

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, Poetry

Born: 1944 in Montgomery, Alabama


Website: N/A

Email: mkenzie@northwestern.edu

Illinois Connection

Since 1979, Mary Kinxie has been head of the undergraduate creative writing program at Northwestern University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Honored as a teacher and critic, Mary Kinzie has published several collections of critical essays as well as poetry. She has an MA from the Johns Hopkins University Writing Seminars and a PhD in English from Johns Hopkins University.

Mary has published more than 150 poems in magazines and journals, and has written extensively on contemporary poets in reviews and essays.

Published Works

  • The Threshold of the Year, University of Missouri, 1982
  • Summers of Vietnam and Other Poems, Sheep Meadow, 1990
  • Autumn Eros And Other Poems , Knopf, 1993
  • The Cure of Poetry in an Age of Prose: Moral Essays on the Poet's Calling , University of Chicago Press, 1993
  • A Poet's Guide to Poetry (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing), University of chicago Press, 1999
  • Drift, Knopf, 2005
  • California Sorrow, Knopf, 2007

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Threshold of the Year (Breakthrough Book)

ISBN: 0826203612
Release Date: 1982-02

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Autumn Eros And Other Poems

ISBN: 0679747346
Release Date: 1993-09-07

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The Cure of Poetry in an Age of Prose: Moral Essays on the Poet's Calling

ISBN: 0226437361
Release Date: 1993-07-15

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A Poet's Guide to Poetry (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing)

ISBN: 0226437396
Release Date: 1999-04

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Drift

ISBN: 0375709908
Release Date: 2005-02-22

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California Sorrow

ISBN: 030726680X
Release Date: 2007-09-25

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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