Dr. Kirstin Zona

Professor
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • ENG 125.Sec 005 Literary Narrative
  • ENG 125.Sec 009 Literary Narrative
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • Modern Poetry and Poetics, Ecocritical Theory and Environmental Criticism, Creative Writing, Modernist Studies, Feminist Theory & Gender Studies, Education for Sustainability, Cultural Theory
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Modern poetry and poetics, ecocritical theory and environmental criticism, zoopoetics, vegan philosophy, liberation psychologies, neuroscience of human emotion, radical mothering, feminist Poetics, play, non-violence and human relations.
  • Ph D Poetry and Poetics - 1998
  • University of Rochester
  • BA English - 1990
  • Wesleyan University
  • Middletown, CT
  • SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
  • PRESENTATIONS
  • FUNDED GRANTS
  • Finishing Line Press Open Book Competition
  • FLP Press
  • Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Poetry Prize
  • Persea Books
  • Residency and Fellowship
  • Ragdale Foundation for the Arts
  • 2012
  • Mississippi Review Poetry Prize
  • 2011
  • Roque Bluff’s 7th Annual Poetry Festival
  • 2011
  • Marsh Hawk Press Book Prize
  • 2011
  • Georgetown Review Poetry Prize
  • 2010