Denise K. Lajimodiere

Denise K. Lajimodiere Denise K. Lajimodiere’s poems have appeared in Yellow Medicine Review and North Country. She was named an Associate Poet Laureate of North Dakota. She composed a poem for the Sporting Words theme of the Poet Laureates gathering in Indiana. Lajimodiere has a completed manuscript, Dragonfly Dance. She was born on the Turtle Mountain Chippewa reservation where she is an enrolled member. She holds a doctorate degree in Educational Administration from the University of North Dakota. She is currently working as an assistant professor in Educational Leadership at North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota. A long time jingle dress dancer, she enjoys traveling to Pow Wows throughout the US.