Leah Maines

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Leah Maines
Born (1962-02-15)15 February 1962
Cincinnati, Ohio
Occupation Poet, Editor, and Actress

Leah Maines is an American poet,[1] editor, and actress.

Career[edit]

Leah Maines is the former Poet-in-Residence of Northern Kentucky University. Maines is the author of two poetry books. Her first book was nominated for the Pushcart Prize and the Williams Carlos Williams Book Award (Poetry Society of America).[2] She is the former director of Finishing Line Press.[3]

Publications and awards[edit]

Books[edit]

  • Beyond the River (Kentucky Writers Coalition Press, 2002)[4]
  • Looking to the East with Western Eyes (Finishing Line Press, 1998)[5]

Journals[edit]

Flyway, Licking River Review, Nebo, Owen Wister Review

Prizes[edit]

  • Beyond the River, Winner of the Kentucky Writers' Coalition Chapbook Competition.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Leah Maines". pw.org. Retrieved 12 February 2015. 
  2. ^ "Leah Maines". Levure littéraire. Retrieved 12 February 2015. 
  3. ^ Maines, Leah. [finishinglinepress.com "Finishing Line Press"] Check |url= value (help). Finishing Line Press. Finishing Line Press. Retrieved 7 September 2016. 
  4. ^ "Beyond the River (Winner of the Kentucky Writers' Coalition Poetry Chapbook Competition, NO. 1): Leah Maines: 9781599243634: Amazon.com: Books". amazon.com. Retrieved 12 February 2015. 
  5. ^ "Looking to the East with Western Eyes: Naohiro Takizawa, Elle Larkin, Leah Maines: 9780966432404: Amazon.com: Books". amazon.com. Retrieved 12 February 2015. 

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