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Author: Carrie Olivia Adams

Carrie Olivia Adams lives in Chicago with her husband and two cats. She is the Promotions and Marketing Communications Director for the University of Chicago Press and the poetry editor for Black Ocean. Her books includeE THE THING OF MEMORY (Tolsun Books, 2021), OPERATING THEATER (Noctuary Press, 2015), FORTY- ONE JANE DOE'S (Ahsahta Press, 2013), and INTERVENING ABSENCE (Ahsahta Press, 2009) in addition to the chapbooks Proficiency Badges, Grapple, Overture in the Key of F, and A Useless Window. When she's not making poems, she's making biscuits.

Be the thing of memory
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Be the thing of memory

Tolsun Books

Poetry. Drawing on found text from a variety of historical sources, BE THE THING OF MEMORY is composed of four long poems built from erasures, specifically from the autobiography of Sophia Tolstoy, a mid-century girl scout handbook, an auditory test...

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Forty-One Jane Doe's
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Forty-One Jane Doe's

Ahsahta Press

Poetry. Film. Book + DVD. Immersed in the continuum between death and desire, the detective of these poems is ever at the mercy of meteorological phenomenon and outside stimuli. As she searches and reaches toward an elevated understanding (employing...

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Intervening Absence
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Intervening Absence

Ahsahta Press

Poetry. Carrie Olivia Adams delves into a space defined by air and sky, each movement another scene of a movie re-filmed many times over. INTERVENING ABSENCE, a series of sequences that question silence and interaction (and which both stand alone an...

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Operating Theater
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Operating Theater

Noctuary Press

Poetry. "This book is a cup dropped and left in shards. Luminescent, sharp. Cracked, it still holds water. Fragile, restless, economical. Drink me, this book says, meaning bind me to memory. Carrie Olivia Adams asks you to read into words memories y...

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