Kitchen, Judith

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KITCHEN, Judith. American, b. 1941. Genres: Poetry, Literary criticism and history, Essays. Career: State University of New York College at Brockport, lecturer in English, 1986-. University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music, artist at Aesthetic Education Institute, 1983-90; Wells College, writer in residence, 1986-87; Chautauqua Institution, writer in residence at Writers' Center, 1992, 1994; gives readings from her works. Worked as a secretary and in a carnival supply store. Publications: Upstairs Window (poetry chapbook), 1983; Perennials (poems), 1986; Understanding William Stafford, 1989; Only the Dance: Essays on Time and Memory, 1994. EDITOR: "Chapbook Series," 1981-; (with S.S. Rubin and E. Ingersoll) The Post-Confessionals: Conversations with Poets of the Eighties, 1989. Contributor of articles, poems, interviews, stories, and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of English, State University of New York at Brockport, Brockport, NY 14420, U.S.A.