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Spindrift, Stranger Still, and First Wife.

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American Galactic is a fresh perspective on icons on sci-fi, the red planet, and the Martians who live there.

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Art & Poetry

Intimates and Fools is a new collaborative book with artist Sally Deskins.

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New Book

Some Fatal Effects of Curiosity and Disobedience from Lavender Ink.

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Women Write Resistance anthology now available from Hyacinth Girl Press.

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Laura Madeline Wiseman

Laura Madeline Wiseman is the author of American Galactic (Martian Lit, 2014), Some Fatal Effects of Curiosity and Disobedience (Lavender Ink, 2014), Queen of the Platform (Anaphora Literary Press, 2013), Sprung (San Francisco Bay Press, 2012), and the collaborative book Intimates and Fools (Les Femmes Folles Books, 2014) with artist Sally Deskins, as well as two letterpress books, and eight chapbooks, including Spindrift (Dancing Girl Press, 2014). She is also the editor of Women Write Resistance: Poets Resist Gender Violence (Hyacinth Girl Press, 2013).

She has a Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in English and a M.A. from the University of Arizona in women's studies. This summer she is a writer-in-residence at The Hambidge Center.

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Collaborate Artist Interview: Sally Deskins on the female form

You grew up in Oregon and Nebraska. What was that like? How did it influence your desire to be an artist? Well I lived in…Read More »

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Hudson Valley Writers Center
4:30 August 3rd
HVWC, Sleepy Hollow, NY

The Hambidge Center
August 2014

4 pm, August 17
The Birdhouse
Knoxville, Tennessee

Wit Rabbit Reading Series
7 pm, September 2
Chicago, IL

The Places We've Been
6 pm, Sept 8, 2014
The Chicago Cultural Center

Women Write Resistance
Omaha Lit Fest

Sunchild Austin Summer Readings
Sundown, September 26, 2014
Austin, Texas

Reading in the Art & Words show
Sept. 27, 2014
Fort Worth, Texas

Women Write Resistance
Indiana Writers’ Consortium’s 2014
October 11, 2014
Merrillville, Indiana

November 13-16, 2014
Detroit, MI

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