Callista Buchen

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Callista Buchen earned an MA in literature from the University of Oregon, an MFA in poetry from Bowling Green State University, and a PhD in English and creative writing from the University of Kansas. She is the author of poetry chapbooks The Bloody Planet (Black Lawrence Press, October 2015) and Double-Mouthed (dancing girl press, April 2016). She is the winner of DIAGRAM‘s essay contest and the Langston Hughes award, with work appearing in Harpur PalateSalt Hill, Cimarron Review, Fourteen HillsPuerto del SolSalamanderWhiskey Island Review, and many other journals. She is an assistant professor of English and creative writing at Franklin College in Indiana.

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