Curtis Crisler

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Curtis L. Crisler was born and raised in Gary, Indiana. He received a BA in English with a minor in Theatre from Indiana University Purdue University, and received his MFA from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. an Assistant Professor of English at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW). He has several books published, one of which was nominated for a Pushcart (Pulling Scabs). His Spill won the 2008 Keyhole Chapbook Award from Keyhole Press. He is a Cave Canem fellow, a recipient of the Sterling Plumpp First Voices Poetry Award, an Indiana Arts Commission Grant, the Eric Hoffer Award, and nominated for the Eliot Rosewater Award. Crisler has been published in a variety of magazines, journals, and anthologies.

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