Art & Poetry

Red Dashboard releases Leaves of Absence: An Illustrated Guide to Common Garden Affection

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Honor Book

Intimates and Fools selected as an Honor Book for the 2015 Nebraska Book Award.

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New Book

BlazeVOX [books] releases An Apparently Impossible Adventure

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Women Write Resistance collects poetry of resistance.

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Poetry Collection

Drink explores what terrorizes us, be they forgotten messages, murdered sisters, or women living in water.

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Watch poems on YouTube from recent readings.

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Laura Madeline Wiseman

Laura Madeline Wiseman's recent books are An Apparently Impossible Adventure published by BlazeVOX [books], Wake published by Aldrich Press, and the collaborative book with artist Chuka Susan Chesney People Like Cats published by Red Dashboard.

She has a PhD from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in English and a MA from the University of Arizona in women's studies. Currently, she teaches Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and poetry at 24PearlStreet, the Fine Arts Work Center’s online writing program.

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Intimates and Fools selected as an Honor Book for the 2015 Nebraska Book Award.

Drink won the 2016 Independent Publisher Bronze Book Award (IPPY).

Women Write Resistance: Poets Resist Gender Violence made the Nebraska 150 Booklist.

"Finding the Gap on Dead Man's Run" selected as a finalist in the 41st New Millennium Writings Literary Awards for Nonfiction.

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Art & Words Show

Reception & Reading
October 1
Art on the Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX

Veils, Halos, & Shackles

Veils, Halos, & Shackles
Reading & Roundtable
October 5
Purdue University Northwest
Hammond, IN

Art & Words Show

October 1-8
Art on the Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX

Imaginary Gardens

October 18
Mr. Toad's
Omaha's Old Market
Omaha, NE

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