Terry Blackhawk

Author Bio

Terry Blackhawk received her Ph.D. from Oakland University in 1993. She is the founder and executive director of InsideOut, a nonprofit writers-in-schools program serving over 2,400 Detroit students annually with creative writing instruction, publication, and performance opportunities. Terry is the author of three poetry collections: Body & Field, Trio-Voices from the Myths, and Escape Artist, which won the 2001 John Ciardi Poetry Prize.


From The Teachers & Writers Guide to Classic American Literature, edited by Christopher Edgar and Gary Lenhart, 2001, New York, NY: Teachers & Writers Collaborative. Copyright 2001 by Teachers & Writers Collaborative. Reprinted with permission.

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