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Author: Lucille Lang Day

Lucille Lang Day is the author of nine previous poetry collections and chapbooks, including THE CURVATURE OF BLUE (Červena Barvá Press, 2009), The Book of Answers, and INFINITIES (Cedar Hill, 2002). Her first poetry collection, Self-Portrait with Hand Microscope, received the Joseph Henry Jackson Award in Literature; her most recent chapbook, Dreaming of Sunflowers: Museum Poems, won the Blue Light Poetry Award. She has also published a children's book, Chain Letter, and a memoir, Married at Fourteen: A True Story, which received a PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Literary Award and was a finalist for the Northern California Book Award in Creative Nonfiction. Day earned her M.F.A. in creative writing at San Francisco State University and her Ph.D. in science/mathematics education at the University of California at Berkeley. The founder and director of a small press, Scarlet Tanager Books, she also served for seventeen years as the director of the Hall of Health, an interactive museum in Berkeley. She lives in Oakland, California, with her husband, writer Richard Michael Levine.

Becoming an Ancestor
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Becoming an Ancestor

Cervena Barva Press

Poetry. "BECOMING AN ANCESTOR carries us from the very beginning of this great clock-universe through human migrations to the bitter end, where however a horned lark is singing beside a field of silver hairgrass in winter. When this confluence produ...

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The Curvature of Blue
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The Curvature of Blue

Cervena Barva Press

Poetry. As a scientist and poet, Lucille Lang Day goes beyond celebration of the natural world to explore the intersections of science, nature, and human experience, and to meld scientific accuracy with intuition. "Intelligence enjoying itself, awar...

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FIRE IN THE GARDEN
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FIRE IN THE GARDEN

Mother's Hen

Poetry. Lucille Lang Day was born in Oakland, California, and studied at the University of California, Berkeley, and San Francisco State University. In addition to poetry, she writes essays, short stories, and reviews. Her first poetry collection, S...

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INFINITIES
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INFINITIES

Cedar Hill Books

Poetry. "Like any true poet, Lucille Lang Day scans the outer world of jungles and stars for clues to the inner universe of feeling and thought. She does this by exploring scientific language and ideas for hints-metaphors, facts, images-that might r...

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Wild One
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Wild One

Scarlet Tanager Books

Poetry. Lucille Lang Day is a jack-of-all-trades and her multitude of talents and interests shines through in her new collection of poetry, WILD ONE."No one writes poems quite like Lucille Day's sharp-edged, witty, ironic poems; laugh-out-loud funny...

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