Dorianne Laux was born in Augusta, Maine, in 1952. She is the author of several volumes of poetry, including The Book of Men (2012) and What We Carry (1994), both finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and Facts About the Moon (2005), which was a finalist for the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize. She has won a Pushcart Prize and has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. Laux lives in Raleigh, North Carolina, where she teaches in the MFA program at North Carolina State University.
Audio Recording s with Dorianne Laux
- Dorianne Laux and Gregory Orr reading their poems with comment in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress, March 15, 2001.