Mary Swander

Mary Swander (born November 5, 1950) is an American author. Her books include the memoirs ''The Desert Pilgrim'' ([http://www.icecubepress.com Ice Cube Press]) and ''Out of this World'' as well as three books of poetry, ''Heaven-and-Earth House'', ''Driving the Body Back'', and ''Succession''.

Swander has also co-authored a musical, ''Dear Iowa'', with composer Christopher Frank, which has been produced across the Midwest and on Iowa Public Television.

Her awards include a Whiting Award, a National Endowment for the Arts grant for the Literary Arts, the Carl Sandburg Literary Award, and the Nation-Discovery Award. In 2009, she was named to a two-year term as the Poet Laureate of Iowa. A graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa, she is a Distinguished Professor of English at Iowa State University.

With an endowment from the [https://web.archive.org/web/20100430031112/http://www.state.ia.us/government/dca/iac/ Iowa Arts Council] granted in 2009, she started a poetry website for Iowans called "[https://web.archive.org/web/20090906003022/http://www.iowalit.com/ The Iowa Literary Community]". Provided by Wikipedia
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by Swander, Mary
Published 1997
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 2003
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 1986
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 2008
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 1996
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 1979
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 2012
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 1994
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 1977
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 1986
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 1995
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 1998
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by Swander, Mary.
Published 2008
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Published 1997
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by Walker, Mildred, 1905-1998.
Published 1995
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by Leahy, Anna, 1965-
Published 2007
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Published 1990
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Published 1994
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