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Julie Kane

Julie Kane is a native of Boston and a long-time resident of Louisiana. Her poetry collections include Rhythm & Booze (2003), which won the National Poetry Series, and Jazz Funeral (2009), which won the Donald Justice Poetry Prize. A former George Bennett Fellow in Writing at Phillips Exeter Academy, New Orleans Writer-in-Residence at Tulane University, and Fulbright Scholar to Vilnius Pedagogical University, she teaches at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana. Recent poetry publications include The Recorder: The Journal of the American Irish Historical Society and The Book of Irish American Poets from the Eighteenth Century to the Present.