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Jordan lives in Anna, Illinois and is an Associate Professor of English at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.
Biographical and Professional Information
Jordan earned her bachelor's degree and a master of fine arts degree in poetry from the University of Virginia in 1990 and 1995 respectively; she earned a master of fine arts degree in fiction from the University of Utah in 2000.
Jordan was the assistant professor of literature and creative writing with a cross appointment in women's studies at the San Marcos campus of California State University. She is currently an Associate Professor of English at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.
Jordan is also a judge in the Illinois Center for the Book's Illinois Emerging Writers Competition.
Carolina Ghost Woods, Louisiana State University Press, 2000
60 Cent Coffee And A Quarter To Dance: A Poem , Louisiana State University Press, 2005
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Carolina Ghost Woods: Poems (Walt Whitman Award of the Academy of American Poets)
Release Date: 2000-03-01
Sixty-Cent Coffee and a Quarter to Dance: A Poem
Release Date: 2005-04
Walt Whitman Award
National Book Critics Circle Award for poetry
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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