julkane

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Julie Kane's fifth book of poems is Mothers of Ireland (LSU Press, 2020). Also, Red Hen Press has just published a new edition of her Donald Justice Prize winning book Jazz Funeral in its Story Line Press Legacy Series (2021). With Grace Bauer, she co-edited Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse (Lost Horse Press, 2017), and with H. L. Hix, she co-edited Terribly in Love: Selected Poems by Tautvyda Marcinkeviciute in English translation. Professor Emeritus at Northwestern State University of Louisiana and a past Louisiana Poet Laureate, she currently teaches in the low-residency MFA program at Western Colorado University.