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Born in Tokyo, Japan, KATHLEEN HELLEN is the author of Umberto’s Night (2012), winner of the Jean Feldman Poetry Prize from Washington Writers’ Publishing House, and two chapbooks, The Girl Who Loved Mothra (2010) and Pentimento (2014).

Her work has appeared in American Letters & Commentary, Barrow Street, Cimarron Review, Frogpond, Hawai’i Review, Japanophile, New Letters, Prairie Schooner and Witness, among others. Awards include poetry prizes from the H.O.W. Journal and Washington Square Review as well as the Thomas Merton poetry prize and two Pushcart nominations in 2013.

Contributions to ALR

Poetry - No. 26, Winter 2014