Laura Kasischke

Laura Kasischke

Laura Kasischke’s thirteen books of poetry and fiction include Space, in Chains (Copper Canyon Press, 2011), Lilies Without (Ausable Press, 2007), Gardening In The Dark (Ausable Press, 2004), and Fire & Flower (Alice James Books, 1998). Her novel The Life Before Her Eyes (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2002) was adapted for the screen and starred Uma Thurman. She has won many awards, including two NEA fellowships and a Guggenheim in 2009. She teaches in the MFA program at the University of Michigan.

Stolen Shoes

Gettysburg

Laura Kasischke and Keith Taylor at One Pause June 2011