Late Night Library

Kara Candito’s Taste of Cherry

Welcome to Late Night Library’s first podcast! This episode features Kara Candito’s debut poetry collection, Taste of Cherry, published by University of Nebraska Press. Kara’s collection was the winner of the 2008 Prairie Schooner Book Prize.

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About Kara Candito:

Kara Candito  is the author of Taste of Cherry (University of Nebraska Press), winner of the 2008 Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry. Her work has been published in such journals and anthologies as BlackbirdAGNIPrairie SchoonerThe Kenyon ReviewGulf CoastThe RumpusBest New Poets 2007The Rumpus Original Poetry Anthology, and A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Contemporary Persona Poetry (University of Akron Press, 2012). A recipient of scholarships from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, the Vermont Studio Center, and the Santa Fe Arts Institute, Candito is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Wisconsin, Platteville.

Posted on: April 30, 2011 · Late Night Debut ·Tags: , , .

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