Deborah Keenan

Deborah Keenan is an award-winning poet, visual artist, and teacher. She is the author of eight collections of poetry, including Willow Room, Green Door: New and Selected Poems (Milkweed Editions).

She is professor and faculty advisor in the creative writing program of Hamline University, recipient of several fellowships for her writing, and has received awards for teaching and service three times in her graduate program.

Keenan has four children and lives in beautiful, mysterious Saint Paul. Visit