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Kenzie Allen

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Department of English

Assistant Professor

Office: 642 Atkinson
Phone: 416-736-5166 Ext: 22146
Email: dmallen@yorku.ca
Primary website: Website & Portfolio


Kenzie Allen is a descendant of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin. Her research centers on documentary and visual poetics, literary cartography, and the enactment of Indigenous sovereignties through creative works. A poet and multimodal artist, her most recent project is a multimodal book of poetry which incorporates intergenerational histories and diasporic movements, Haudenosaunee traditions, and archival materials of the Carlisle Indian Boarding School. Her poems can be found in Boston Review, Narrative Magazine, Best New Poets, and other venues.

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Degrees

PhD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
MFA, University of Michigan
BA, Washington University in St. Louis

Appointments

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Current Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2020 AP/EN2600 6.0 B Introduction to Creative Writing SEMR
Fall/Winter 2020 AP/EN3620 6.0 A Intermediate Poetry Workshop SEMR


Upcoming Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2020 AP/EN3620 6.0 A Intermediate Poetry Workshop SEMR
Fall/Winter 2020 AP/EN2600 6.0 B Introduction to Creative Writing SEMR


Kenzie Allen is a descendant of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin. Her research centers on documentary and visual poetics, literary cartography, and the enactment of Indigenous sovereignties through creative works. A poet and multimodal artist, her most recent project is a multimodal book of poetry which incorporates intergenerational histories and diasporic movements, Haudenosaunee traditions, and archival materials of the Carlisle Indian Boarding School. Her poems can be found in Boston Review, Narrative Magazine, Best New Poets, and other venues.

Degrees

PhD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
MFA, University of Michigan
BA, Washington University in St. Louis

Appointments

Faculty of Graduate Studies


Current Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2020 AP/EN2600 6.0 B Introduction to Creative Writing SEMR
Fall/Winter 2020 AP/EN3620 6.0 A Intermediate Poetry Workshop SEMR


Upcoming Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2020 AP/EN3620 6.0 A Intermediate Poetry Workshop SEMR
Fall/Winter 2020 AP/EN2600 6.0 B Introduction to Creative Writing SEMR