M D Browne

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Contact Me

mdb@umn.edu


Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • M.A.: University of Iowa, 1967.

Specialties

  • creative writing (poetry)
  • modern and contemporary poetry and poetics
  • British poetry
  • Irish poetry
  • teaching poetry
  • American poetry
Courses Taught
  • EngW 8120 Seminar - The Writing of Poetry: Poets Writing Poetry and Prose
  • Poetry--Manuscript Preparation
  • EngW 5104 - Advanced Poetry
  • EngL 5134 - Twentieth-Century British Poetry
  • EngW 5130 - Topics in Advanced Creative Writing--Mixed-Genre Workshop
  • Revision and Translation
  • Contemporary Voices
  • Poetry and Commitment
  • Intermediate Poetry Writing
  • EngL 3910 - Modern British and Irish Poetry
  • Early and Late Poems
  • Introduction to Poetry Writing
  • EngW 3110 - The Discovery of Poetry
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Visiting Professor, Beijing Normal University, People's Republic of China, September: 1980
Publications
  • Mengele: Browne, M, Charles Ades Fishman, St Louis: Time Being Books, Blood to Remember: American Poets on the Holocaust, 2007.
  • To Be Certain of the Dawn: Browne, M, Author.
  • Things I Can't Tell You. Browne, M, Carnegie-Mellon University Press, Author, 2005.
  • Give Her the River. Browne, M, New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Author, 2004. Link
  • Hymn for America. Browne, M, St Paul: Paulus Publications, Author, 2003. Link
  • Browne, M, Author.
  • Greatest Hits 1965-2000. Browne, M, Pudding House Publications, Author, 2001.
  • The Three Hermits: An Opera After a Story by Leo Tolstoy: Browne, M, d'Note Classics, Author.
  • Selected Poems 1965-1995. Browne, M, Carnegie-Mellon University Press, Author, 1995.
  • You Won't Remember This. Browne, M, Carnegie-Mellon University Press, Author, 1992.
Awards
  • Horace T. Morse-University of Minnesota Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education, 2004 - 05
  • Minnesota Book Award for Poetry, 1998
  • McKnight Research Award, 1997
  • College of Liberal Arts Teaching Award, University of Minnesota, 1989
  • Loft-McKnight Writers' Award, 1986
  • National Endowment for the Arts Poetry Fellowship, 1977
  • Fulbright Scholarship, 1965 - 1967