Kimberly Blaeser, winner of the Council for Wisconsin Writers Zona Gale Short Fiction Award and the CWW Edna Meudt Poetry Book Award, will read from and discuss her work. Kimberly is a writer, photographer, and scholar, who served as Wisconsin Poet Laureate for 2015-16. She is the author of four poetry collections—most recently Copper Yearning and Apprenticed to Justice. Her prize-winning short story, “Vision Confidence Score,” appeared in the Spring 2019 issue of Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts. An Anishinaabe activist and environmentalist from White Earth Reservation, Blaeser is a Professor at UW—Milwaukee and MFA faculty member for the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe. She lives in the woods and wetlands of Lyons Township, Wisconsin.
Learn more about Kimberly and her work on our Winter Writers Reading Series page.
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