Douglas Kearney has published six books, including the award-winning poetry collection Buck Studies (Fence Books, 2016); libretti Someone Took They Tongues. (Subito, 2016); and criticism Mess and Mess and (Noemi Press, 2015). His newest collection of poems, Sho, will be out in 2021 (Wave). A live album, Fodder, featuring Kearney and frequent collaborator Val Inc. will be out in 2021 (Fonograf Editions). A Whiting Writer’s and Foundation for Contemporary Arts Cy Twombly awardee with residencies/fellowships from Cave Canem, the Rauschenberg Foundation, and others, Kearney teaches creative writing at the University of Minnesota–Twin Cities.
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