Kristen Case is the author of the Little Arias (New Issues, 2015) and the critical study American Pragmatism and Poetic Practice: Crosscurrents from Emerson to Susan Howe (Camden House, 2011). Her poems have appeared in Chelsea, The Brooklyn Review, Pleiades, Saint Ann’s Review, The Iowa Review, Wave Composition, ELEVEN ELEVEN, and Tinderbox. Her chapbook, Temple, was published by MIEL in 2014. She is co-editor of Thoreau at Two-Hundred: Essays and Reassessments, forthcoming from Cambridge University Press. She teaches American literature at the University of Maine at Farmington.
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