Carrie Bennett


Master Lecturer


100 Bay State Road, Room 339
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2003 M.F.A. University of Iowa (Creative Writing: Poetry)
2001 M.A. Florida State University (English)
1999 B.A. Florida State University (English)


Carrie Bennett has been teaching in the Writing Program at Boston University since 2004 and currently teaches seminars on multimedia poetry and cross-genre writing. She is a Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellow and author of two books of poetry, The Land Is a Painted Thing and biography of water, as well as several chapbooks from Dancing Girl Press. Her third poetry collection, Lost Letters and Other Animals, will be published by Black Lawrence Press in early 2021. Her poems have appeared in many journals, including Boston Review, Denver Quarterly, Indiana Review, and jubilat.

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