The Literary Magazine of the Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers
Author: Julie Kane
Julie Kane's collections of poetry include Rhythm & Booze (2003), winner of the National Poetry Series; Jazz Funeral (2009), winner of the Donald Justice Poetry Prize; and Paper Bullets (2014), a collection of light verse. Her poems appear in more than sixty anthologies including Best American Poetry 2016 and The Book of Irish American Poets from the Eighteenth Century to the Present. A former Fulbright Scholar and Louisiana Poet Laureate, Julie is Professor Emeritus of English at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana.