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Author: Kirun Kapur

Kirun Kapur is the winner of the Arts & Letters Rumi Prize in Poetry and the Antivenom Poetry Award for her first book, VISITING INDIRA GANDHI'S PALMIST (Elixir Press, 2015). Her second book, WOMEN IN THE WAITING ROOM, was a finalist for the National Poetry Series and is forthcoming from Black Lawrence Press. Her work has appeared in AGNI, Poetry International, FIELD, Prairie Schooner, Ploughshares and many other journals. She has taught creative writing at Boston University and Brandeis University, and has been granted fellowships from The Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Vermont Studio Center and McDowell Colony. She was recently named an "Asian-American poet to watch" by NBC news. Kirun serves as Poetry Editor at The Drum Literary Magazine and currently teaches at Amherst College.

Visiting Indira Gandhi's Palmist
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Visiting Indira Gandhi's Palmist

Elixir Press

Poetry. Southeast Asia Studies. VISITING INDIRA GANDHI'S PALMIST by Kirun Kapur is the winner of the 2013 Antivenom Poetry Award published by Elixir Press."Kirun Kapur's debut volume VISITING INDIRA GANDHI'S PALMIST offers worlds of striking richnes...

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Women in the Waiting Room
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Women in the Waiting Room

Black Lawrence Press

Poetry. Women's Studies. "From crushed bodies and crushed nouns, Kirun Kapur has composed an utterly original book. Unsparing, un-selfpitying, these poems make an imaginative whole from Hindu mythology, confessions from a hotline for sexual abuse, m...

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