Lara Glenum

Associate Professor

ADDRESS:
Office: 210-C

EMAIL ADDRESS:
lglenum@lsu.edu


AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Creative writing
  • 20th and 21st C. poetry and poetics
  • transmedia writing and hybrid forms
  • performance art
  • collaborative art
  • theory and craft of translation
  • International Modernisms and the historical avant-garde
  • literature and the visual arts
  • gender studies

 

 

Education

Master's Degree: University of Virginia
PhD: University of Georgia

Biography

Lara Glenum is the author of four full-length collections of poetry: The Hounds of No, Maximum Gaga, Pop Corpse, All Hopped Up On Fleshy Dumdums. She is also the co-editor, with Arielle Greenberg, of Gurlesque: the new grrly, grotesque, burlesque poetics and the expanded second edition, Electric Gurlesque, due out in 2016. She has been the recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship and an NEA Translation Fellowship.

You can learn more about her work at: http://lara-glenum.tumblr.com/

Awards

• TAF Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching, LSU (2013)
• Outstanding Graduate Faculty Teaching Award, LSU (2010)
• Manship Summer Research Fellowship, LSU (2010)
• NEA Translation Fellowship (with Josef Horacek) (2009)
• Fulbright Fellowship, Czech Republic (2000)

Selected Publications

• “Welcome to the Gurlesque.” Jacket 40 (2010).
• “A Poem Is a Skin That Ruptures,” VOLTA (2011)