Kim Addonizio is the author of five collections of poetry including Tell Me, a 2000 National Book Award Finalist. Her work has received a Guggenheim Fellowship, two NEA Fellowships, the John Ciardi Lifetime Achievement Award, and other honors. She has published two instructional books: Ordinary Genius, A Guide for the Poet Within; and The Poet’s Companion: A Guide to the Pleasures of Writing Poetry (with Dorianne Laux). She has a word/music CD with Susan Browne, Swearing, Smoking, Drinking & Kissing, available from CDBaby. Her most recent collection of poems is Lucifer at the Starlite (Norton, 2009). She will be reading with fellow Red Room Author Susan Browne.
Causes Kim Addonizio Supports
Amnesty International; rescuing America from the Republicans