Christine Hume


Christine Hume is the author of an experimental memoir, Saturation Project (Solid Objects, 2019), as well as three books of poetry. Her poetry was recently featured in American Poets in the 21st Century: Poetics of Social Engagement, edited by Claudia Rankine and Michael Dowdy (Wesleyan UP, 2018). Her chapbooks include Lullaby: Speculations on the First Active Sense (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2008), Ventifacts (Omnidawn, 2012), Atalanta: an Anatomy (Essay Press, 2016), a collaboration with Jeff Clark, Question Like a Face (Image Text Ithaca, 2017), one of Brooklyn Rail’s Best Nonfiction Books of 2017, and Red: A Different Shade for Each Person Hearing the Story ([PANK] Books, 2020).  She teaches in the interdisciplinary creative writing program at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti.

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