Tennessee Reed

Tennessee Reed began writing as a child. To date she has published four poetry collections: Circus in the Sky (I. Reed Books, 1988), Electric Chocolate (Raven's Bones Press, 1990), Airborne (Raven's Bones Press, 1996), and City Beautiful, Poems 1998-2006, (Ishmael Reed Publishing Co., 2006). Her essay, "Being Mixed in America," appears in MultiAmerica: Essays on Cultural Wars and Cultural Peace, edited by Ishmael Reed (Viking, 1997). Her memoir, Spell Alburquerque, is forthcoming in 2008 from Counter Punch Press. [+]