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Denise Low

Denise Low, Kansas Poet Laureate 2007-09, won a Red Mountain Press Award for Shadow Light: Poems. Other books are Turtle’s Beating Heart: One Family’s Story of Lenape Survival, a memoir (U. of Nebraska Press) and Casino Bestiary: Poems (Spartan Press). Jackalope, fiction, was acclaimed by Pennyless (U.K.), American Book Review, and New Letters. She co-edits Mammoth Publications with Tom Weso. She has won 3 Ks. Notable Book Awards and recognition from PSA, Roberts Foundation, Lichtor Awards, NEH. Low has an MFA (Wichita State U.) and Ph.D. (Ks. U.). She teaches for Baker University’s School of Professional and Graduate Studies.