Individual Author Record
Name: Mary KinziePen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Poetry Born: 1944 in Montgomery, Alabama Sites:
Illinois ConnectionSince 1979, Mary Kinxie has been head of the undergraduate creative writing program at Northwestern University.
Biographical and Professional InformationHonored as a teacher and critic, Mary Kinzie has published several collections of critical essays as well as poetry. She has an MA from the Johns Hopkins University Writing Seminars and a PhD in English from Johns Hopkins University.Mary has published more than 150 poems in magazines and journals, and has written extensively on contemporary poets in reviews and essays.
*''The Threshold of the Year'', University of Missouri, 1982*''Summers of Vietnam and Other Poems'', Sheep Meadow, 1990*''Autumn Eros And Other Poems '', Knopf, 1993*''The Cure of Poetry in an Age of Prose: Moral Essays on the Poet's Calling '', University of Chicago Press, 1993*''A Poet's Guide to Poetry (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing)'', University of chicago Press, 1999*''Drift'', Knopf, 2005*''California Sorrow'', Knopf, 2007