Douglas Kearney

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Douglas Kearney
KearneyPhoto CreditEric Plattner-1.jpg
Born United States
Occupation Poet, writer, teacher
Alma mater California Institute of the Arts
Genres Poetry
Notable award(s) Whiting Writers' Award

Douglas Kearney is an American poet.

Life[edit]

He graduated from California Institute of the Arts, with an MFA. His work has appeared in Callaloo, Nocturnes, Jubilat, Gulf Coast.[1]

He teaches at California Institute of the Arts.[2]

Awards[edit]

Works[edit]

External video
Douglas Kearney @ Valley Contemporary Poets, vimeo

Anthologies[edit]

  • Nikky Finney, ed. (2007). "Big Thicket: Pastoral". The ringing ear: Black poets lean south. University of Georgia Press. ISBN 978-0-8203-2926-0. 
  • Tony Medina, Louis Reyes Rivera, ed. (2001). Bum rush the page: a Def Poetry Jam. Three Rivers Press. ISBN 978-0-609-80840-5. 
  • Tony Medina, Quarishi Ali Lansana, ed. (2002). Role call: a generational anthology of social and political Black art & literature. Third World Press. ISBN 978-0-88378-238-5. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ Calarts.edu
  2. ^ Calarts.edu
  3. ^ Sdcitybookfair.com
  4. ^ Kellogg, Carolyn (November 12, 2008). "This poet's at home on page and stage". The Los Angeles Times. 
  5. ^ Bookslut.com
  6. ^ NBC

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