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Brenda Marie Osbey


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Brenda Marie Osbey, a New Orleans native, is an author of poetry and prose nonfiction in English and French.

Her books include History and Other Poems (Time Being Books, 2013) All Saints: New and Selected Poems (LSU Press, 1997), which received the 1998 American Book Award; Desperate Circumstance, Dangerous Woman (Story Line Press, 1991); In These Houses (Wesleyan University Press, 1988); and Ceremony for Minneconjoux (Callaloo Poetry Series, 1983; University Press of Virginia, 1985).

She is the author also of Sultane au Grand Marais: a New Orleans Opera (Rites & Reason Theatre, December 2011).

In 2005–2007, she served as the first peer-selected poet laureate of Louisiana. Osbey is currently Distinguished Visiting Professor of Africana Studies at Brown University.


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