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Laynie Browne

Laynie Browne was born in 1966, and grew up in Los Angeles. She Recieved a B.A. in English Literature from the University of California, Berkeley in 1988, and an M.F.A. from Brown University in 1990. With others, she curated the poetry series ar The Ear Inn in New York City from 1992-1995. She received a fellowship from the Macdowell Colony in 1992, and was awarded The Gertrude Stein Award in Innovative American Poetry three times (1993-1994, in 1994-1995, and again in 1995-1996). Her work was anthologized in the book Poet's Choice, edited by Robert Haas. Her books include Hereditary Zones (Boog Literature, 1993), One Constellation (Leave Books, 1994), Rebecca Letters (Kelsey St., 1997), Lore (Instress, 1998), The Agency of Wind (Avec, 1999), & Clepsydra (Instress, 1999).



from Acts of Levitation

Poems by Laynie Browne at:

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