blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2012 v11n1
Katherine Larson

Katherine Larson is the author of Radial Symmetry (2011), selected by Louise Gl├╝ck as the winner of the 2010 Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition and published by Yale University Press. Her work has appeared in AGNI, Boulevard, The Kenyon Review, The Massachusetts Review, Poetry, and Poetry Northwest, among other places. Larson is the recipient of a Ruth Lilly Fellowship, the Larry Levis Reading Prize, the Union League Civic and Arts Foundation Poetry Prize, and the Kate Tufts Discovery Award. In addition to writing, she has worked as a molecular biologist and field ecologist.  end

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