Residency Dates
  • September 2015 – September 2015
  • November 2016 – November 2016

Keetje Kuipers has been a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford
University, the Emerging Writer Lecturer at Gettysburg College, and a Bread
Loaf Fellow. A recipient of the Pushcart Prize, her
poems have appeared in such publications as American
Poetry Review, Orion, West Branch,
and Prairie
. In 2007 Keetje completed her tenure as the Margery Davis Boyden
Wilderness Writing Resident, which provided her with seven months of solitude
in Oregon’s Rogue River Valley. She used her time there to complete work on her
first book, Beautiful in the Mouth,
which was awarded the 2009 A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry Prize and was published by BOA
Editions. Her second book, The Keys to
the Jail,
was published by BOA Editions in 2014. Keetje Kuipers is an
Assistant Professor at Auburn University where she is Editor of Southern Humanities Review.