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Author: Mark Vinz

Mark Vinz was born in Rugby, North Dakota, grew up in Minneapolis and the Kansas City area, attended the Universities of Kansas (BA and MA in English, 1964 and 1966) and New Mexico (two additional years of graduate study, 1966-68), and from 1968-2007 taught as a professor in the English department of Moorhead State University (now Minnesota State University Moorhead), where he was also the co-founder and first coordinator (1995-98) of MSUM's Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program.

Man of the House
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Man of the House

New Rivers Press

Poetry. When a young mother with a traveling husband turns to her five-year-old son and says, `Now you'll have to be the man of the house,' what burdens will that gifted child unwittingly assume? He is the precocious boy we remember from childhood, ...

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Permanent Record & Other Poems
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Permanent Record & Other Poems

Red Dragonfly Press

Poetry. From childhood to elegies and curmudgeonly rants, the poems in PERMANENT RECORD seek to explore what has remained memorable in Mark Vinz's life. As Roland Dille, former English professor and president of Moorhead State University, has aptly ...

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The Work Is All
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The Work Is All

Red Dragonfly Press

Poetry. A very personal collection of poems, in which Mark Vinz, editor of the legendary Midwest magazine Dacotah Territory, honors his lifelong passion for poetry and pays tribute to the poets that influenced him and that he counted as friends.

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