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Author: Ruth Ellen Kocher

Ruth Ellen Kocher is the author of seven books, including DOMINA UN/BLUED (Tupelo Press, 2013), co-winner of the 2014 PEN Open Book Award, ENDING IN PLANES (Noemi Press, 2014), and THIRD VOICE (Tupelo Press, 2016). Her poems have appeared in various anthologies and journals and she has been awarded fellowships from the Cave Canem Foundation, the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets, and Yaddo. She is Associate Chair and Director of the Creative Writing Program at the University of Colorado where she teaches Poetry, Poetics, and Literature, and is a Contributing Editor at Poets & Writers Magazine.

domina Un/blued
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domina Un/blued

Tupelo Press

Poetry. African American Studies. DOMINA UN/BLUED dislocates the traditional slave narrative, placing the slave's utterance within the map and chronicle of conquest. Charting a diaspora of the human spirit as well as a diaspora of an individual body...

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Ending in Planes
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Ending in Planes

Noemi Press

Poetry. African American Studies. ENDING IN PLANES occupies itself with language and location. The poems ask the reader to receive the word without expectation, as playful utterance and sometimes allegory shaped at the horizons of the page. The coll...

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Third Voice
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Third Voice

Tupelo Press

Poetry. African & African American Studies. Praising the power of lyric drama, T. S. Eliot described the use of third voice as a means for characters to address and interrogate one another, and second voice as a way for characters to talk to the aud...

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