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Lauren K. Carlson

Lauren K. Carlson

Fall 2018 Session

Lauren K. Carlson is a writer and poet living in rural Dawson, Minnesota, with her husband and three children. As a COMPAS roster artist she offers artist-in-residence programming for schools and nursing homes. Her work has been published in Tinderbox Poetry Journal, The Windhover, Heron Tree, and Bearings Online among others. She will enter the MFA program for writers at Warren Wilson College in January 2019. You can read more about her at

Lauren K. Carlson worked with the poet Allen Braden.

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