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Marthe Reed

Marthe Reed

Faculty Fellow in the Humanities-
Humanities Faculty Fellow

108 Tolley Humanities Building


Marthe Reed is the author of five books: Nights Reading (Lavender Ink 2014), Pleth, a collaboration with j hastain (Unlikely Books 2013), (em)bodied bliss (Moria Books 2013), Gaze (Black Radish Books 2010) and Tender Box, A Wunderkammer (Lavender Ink 2007). She has published chapbooks as part of the Dusie Kollektiv, as well as with above/ground press and Shirt Pocket Press. Her collaborative chapbook thrown, text by j hastain with Reed's collages, won the 2013 Smoking Glue Gun contest and will appear in 2015. She is co-publisher and managing editor for Black Radish Books and publisher of Nous-zōt Press chapbooks.

Research and Teaching Interests

Gender and Literature

Poetics of Place

Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics

Creative Writing: poetry, creative nonfiction

American Literature

Ethnopoetics, Native American Literature

Speculative, Fantastic, and Magic Realist Fiction

Postcolonial Literature


Languages of Place

Reading the Graphic Novel