Laynie Browne


Kelly Writers House

Laynie Browne's recent books include Translation of the Lilies Back into Lists (Wave Books, 2022) and the anthology A Forest on Many Stems: Essays on the Poet’s Novel (Nightboat, 2021). Forthcoming books include Letters Inscribed in Snow (Tinderbox, 2022) and Apprentice to a Breathing Hand (Omnidawn, 2025). Honors include a Pew Fellowship, the National Poetry Series Award, and the Contemporary Poetry Series Award. She teaches and coordinates the MOOC Modern and Contemporary Poetry at the University of Pennsylvania.

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