Kirsten Ihns

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Kirsten Ihns is the author of sundaey (Propeller Books, 2020). A graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, she is currently a PhD student and Neubauer Presidential Fellow in English at the University of Chicago, where she studies contemporary art and visual poetics. Individual poems appear in jubilat, Hyperallergic, Bennington Review, Black Warrior Review, La Vague, The Iowa Review, and elsewhere. She is originally from Atlanta, GA, and Pensacola, FL.


Kirsten Ihns’s ekphrastic poem, prompted by Kim Keever’s photograph Abstract 10245b.

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