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Marie Howe

Marie Howe is the former poet laureate of New York and the author of three previous collections. Magdalene was longlisted for the National Book Award. Howe teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and lives in New York City.

Books by Marie Howe

  1. Book CoverThe Kingdom of Ordinary Time: Poems

    Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize: “Thought-provoking, poignant, brutal, amusing, and always beautiful.”—Elizabeth BergMore

  2. Book CoverMagdalene: Poems

    “Gorgeous, ferocious, lacerating, sexy, and profoundly compassionate.”—Michael CunninghamMore

  3. Book CoverWhat the Living Do: Poems

    "A deeply beautiful book, with the fierce galloping pace of a great novel."—Liz Rosenberg Boston GlobeMore