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Interview
Mathias Svalina interviews Lynn Emanuel on November 22, 2002 for the Blackbird website.
Three poems
"Circumstantial," "Noir Food," and "Single Girl. One Room Flat." on the Blackbird website.
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Lynn Emanuel

Lynn Emanuel

Lynn Emanuel was born in Mt. Kisco, New York, in 1949. She has an MFA from the University of Iowa, an MA from City College of New York, and a BA from Bennington College.

Her books of poetry include: Noose and Hook (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010); Then, Suddenly— (1999), which was awarded the Eric Matthieu King Award from the Academy of American Poets; The Dig (1992), which was selected by Gerald Stern for the National Poetry Series; and Hotel Fiesta (1984).

Her work has been featured in the Pushcart Prize Anthology and Best American Poetry numerous times and is included in The Oxford Book of American Poetry. She has been a judge for the National Book Awards and has received two fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Emanuel has taught at the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, The Warren Wilson Program in Creative Writing, and the Vermont College Creative Writing Program. She is currently a Professor of English at the University of Pittsburgh.

Poems by
Lynn Emanuel

Dream In Which I Meet Myself
Homage to Sharon Stone
inside gertrude stein
Inventing Father In Las Vegas
Item:
Sonnetesque
The Burial
The Politics of Narrative: Why I Am A Poet

Prose by
Lynn Emanuel

Emerging Poet: On Eve Alexandra

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