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Jennifer Factor

M.A. - Second Year

B.A. Anthropology, Harvard College

M.F.A. Literature and Creative Writing, Bennington College

Research Interests:

Literary artifacts (letters, speeches, broadsides, filing systems, mechanics of writing, knowing, thinking), prosody, poetry, gender and language, psychoanalysis, spirituality, early modern, long 19th and 20th centuries.

Presentations:

"The Sentence and the Line: A Journey Meaning Makes," Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, AWP, Seattle, March 2015

"Great Difficult Poets," Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, AWP, New York, January 2008

"Kenneth Rexroth's Women," Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, AWP, Baltimore, February 2003

Publications:

Unraveling at the Name. Copper Canyon Press, 2002. ISBN: 1556591764

Awards:

Phi Beta Kappa, Harvard and Radcliffe Colleges, 1990.

Favorite Work:

James Baldwin, Another Country