Biography

Kathryn Winograd is the author of Air into Breath, a 2002 Colorado Book Award Winner in Poetry, published by Ashland Poetry Press in 2002.  Winograd has been the recipient of a Colorado Artist Fellowship in Poetry, a Rocky Mountain Women’s Institute Associateship, and a co-winner of a Colorado Endowment for The Humanities Grant. Recipient of the Distinguished Faculty award, she teaches full time for the Arapahoe Community College, where she directs the ACC Writers Studio.  She also serves as poetry faculty for Ashland University’s low residency MFA program and poetry faculty for the University of Northern Colorado’s Middle Ground Project, a collaboration with the Navajo Nation funded by a Presidential Academy in American History and Civics Education grant.

Her poetry has appeared in literary journals such as TriQuarterly, The Denver Quarterly, The Colorado Review ,The Journal, The Antioch Review, Kalliope, The Ohio Review, Many Mountains Moving, Calyx, The Cincinnati Review, Water-Stone, Poets Laureate, Weber Studies and The New Yorker and was recently featured on the Dona Stein The Poetry Show 88.9 KRFC .

Winograd is the co-author of two books on online learning and teaching, You Can Learn Online and You Can Teach Online (McGraw Hill) and author of Stepping Sideways Into Poetry (Scholastic, Inc), a classroom resource book for K12 teachers.   She has published numerous articles and essays in publications such as Iris: A Journal Abut Women, Bloomsbury Review, The Herb Companion, Mountain Living, Natural Homes Magazine, Adjunct Advocate, and Converge Magazine, as well as children's stories and poems in Cricket magazine and Shoofly: An Audio Magazine for Children. Forthcoming poems and essays will appear in Cutthroat, Fourth Genre, and Winds of Change. Her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize.   She recently received the Colorado Community College System's 2009 Jerome F. Wartgow Teaching with Technology Award. Winograd received her Ph.D. in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Denver, and a M.F.A. from the University of Iowa.

Kathryn Winograd´s website is www.kathrynwinograd.com