Laynie Browne is the author of nine collections of poetry and one novel. Her most recent publications include: Roseate, Points of Gold (Dusie, 2011), The Desires of Letters, The Scented Fox, and Daily Sonnets. Her honors include: the National Poetry Series Award, of the Contemporary Poetry Series Award, and two Gertrude Stein Awards for Innovative American Poetry. Currently she edits for Tarpaulin Sky andTrickhouse and is co-editing the anthology with Caroline Bergvall and Vanessa Place, I’ll Drown My Book: Conceptual Writing by Women (Les Figues, forthcoming, 2011). She has taught creative writing at The University of Washington, Bothell, at Mills College in Oakland, at Naropa University, and at the University of Arizona, where she is  currently developing an interdisciplinary writers-in-the-schools program.

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