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Author: Laura Walker

Laura Walker is the author of FOLLOW- HASWED (Apogee Press, 2012), BIRD BOOK (Shearsman Books, 2011), rimertown/ an atlas (University of California Press, 2008), swarm lure (Battery Press, 2004), and the chapbook bird book (Albion Books, 2010). Her poetry has also appeared in VOLT, Switchback, Ambush, Thermos, and Fact-Simile, as well as other journals. She grew up in North Carolina and now lives in Berkeley, California, where she teaches creative writing.

bird book
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bird book

Shearsman Books

Poetry. BIRD BOOK is written in collaboration with a field guide to North American birds. Each page both borrows and departs from language found in an individual bird entry. The resulting text is an investigation into dissolved and dissolving narrat...

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Follow-Haswed
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Follow-Haswed

Apogee Press

Poetry. "Using a linguistic constraint centered exclusively on entries from F-H in the OED, Walker manages to hit on charged words—face, lost, boat, river—words that seem to hold all of human history within them—in ways that set them off in dozens o...

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story
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story

Apogee Press

Poetry. "In Laura Walker's splendid book STORY, she shares the strategies of telling, which, as every savvy writer knows, is a constant tug between sharing and holding back, finding, losing, and recovering the threads of narration—as Paul Ricoeur sa...

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