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Christopher Kennedy

Christopher Kennedy is the author of five poetry collections, including Clues from the Animal Kingdom (BOA Editions, 2018), Ennui Prophet (BOA Editions, 2011), and Encouragement for a Man Falling to His Death (BOA Editions, 2007), which received the Isabella Gardner Poetry Award. The recipient of a NEA Fellowship in Poetry in 2011, he is a professor of English and director of the MFA program in creative writing at Syracuse University in New York.