Kathleen Flenniken is the 2012-14 Washington State Poet Laureate. Her first book, Famous (University of Nebraska, 2006) won the Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry and was named a finalist for the Washington State Book Award. Her second collection, Plume, selected by Linda Bierds for the Pacific Northwest Poetry Series, was published in Spring 2012 by University of Washington Press. Flenniken's honors include fellowships from Artist Trust and the National Endowment for the Arts, and a Pushcart Prize. She lives in Seattle.
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