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Author: Kristy Bowen

A writer and book artist working in both text and image, Kristy Bowen is the author of a number of chapbook, zine, and artists book projects. She is the author of several full- length collections of poetry/prose/hybrid work, including SEX & VIOLENCE (Black Lawrence Press, 2020), SALVAGE (Black Lawrence Press, 2016), major characters in minor films (Sundress Publications, 2015), GIRL SHOW (Black Lawrence Press, 2014), and THE SHARED PROPERTIES OF WATER AND STARS (Noctuary Press, 2013). She lives in Chicago, where she runs dancing girl press & studio.

Girl Show
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Girl Show

Black Lawrence Press

Poetry. Set in the 1930's midwest and adrift in the surreal world of bird girls and sideshow mermaids, GIRL SHOW explores the boundaries between spectacle and domesticity, between beauty and grotesquerie. Each poem inhabits the strangeness at the ed...

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salvage
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salvage

Black Lawrence Press

Poetry. "In her gorgeous new collection, salvage, Kristy Bowen builds an associative world, where details intensify and dissipate like the sea. Haunted and mysterious, lush and encompassing, this word is wet—often submerged, scaled, salt-washed. The...

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sex & violence
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sex & violence

Black Lawrence Press

Poetry. Women's Studies. "Kristy Bowen is a master of conjuring the treacheries of femininity. In SEX & VIOLENCE, she draws upon such diverse sources as Plath's Ariel poems (here collaged piece by piece to make her own poems so much stranger, and ne...

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the shared properties of water and stars
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the shared properties of water and stars

Noctuary Press

Poetry. "THE SHARED PROPERTIES OF WATER AND STARS' dreamy suburbia is a good choice for anyone looking for poems that create worlds or are looking for crafted interior spaces to inhabit outside the self. Filled with story archetypes and pieces from ...

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