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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Kristy Bowen  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Bowen was raised in Northern Illinois. She lives in Chicago and holds an MFA in Poetry from Columbia College and an MA in Literature from DePaul University.

Biographical and Professional Information

A writer and visual artist, Kristy Bowen is the author of several books, chapbooks, and zines, including the longer projects ''GIRL SHOW'', ''THE SHARED PROPERTIES OF WATER AND STARS'', ''IN THE BIRD MUSEUM'', and ''THE FEVER ALMANAC''. She lives in Chicago, where she runs DANCING GIRL PRESS & STUDIO, which creates a variety of open and limited edition books, art, and paper goods.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Feign /
ISBN: 0979150124. OCLC Number: 122931779

New Michigan Press,. .

Girl show /
ISBN: 1937854930. OCLC Number: 833301665

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In the bird museum /
ISBN: 0615256864. OCLC Number: 317674294

Dusie Press Books,. .

Major characters in minor films
ISBN: 9781939675194. OCLC Number: 904410244

Sundress Publications,. .

The fever almanac :
ISBN: 097780349X. OCLC Number: 122308870

Ghost Road Press,. .

The shared properties of water and stars /
ISBN: 0988805197. OCLC Number: 866619298

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