Pen Name: None
Genres: Non-Fiction, Poetry
Born: 1944 in Montgomery, Alabama
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.
- 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)
Release Date: 1982-02
Autumn Eros And Other Poems
Release Date: 1993-09-07
The Cure of Poetry in an Age of Prose: Moral Essays on the Poet's Calling
Release Date: 1993-07-15
A Poet's Guide to Poetry (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing)
Release Date: 1999-04
Release Date: 2005-02-22
Release Date: 2007-09-25
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