Judith Kitchen

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Judith Kitchen

Judith Kitchen was the author of five collections of essays, including the novella-length The Circus Train (2014), and the winner of two Pushcart Prizes in nonfiction, as well as a prizewinning novelist, poet, and critic. Her fourth anthology of short nonfiction, Brief Encounters (coedited with Dinah Lenney), has just been published by Norton, and a selection from her thirty years as poetry reviewer for the Georgia Review is forthcoming from the University of Georgia Press. She was cofounder of the Rainier Writing Workshop low residency MFA program and founder of Ovenbird Books, specializing in literary nonfiction. Kitchen died at home, November 18, 2014.