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educator , poet

Karen Lea Wolf, American poet, educator. Recipient International Merit award, Atlanta Review, 2002. Mentor National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, Chicago, 2002; Member of College Arts Association, Chicago Artists' Coalition, Academy American Poets.

Background

Wolf, Karen Lea was born on March 11, 1968 in Nevada, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Leland Richard Wolf and Kathryn Rowley Kunzman.

Education

American Automobile Association, Des Moines Area Community College, Ankeny, Iowa, 1988. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drake University, 1994. Master of Fine Arts, Art Institute Chicago, 1998.

Career

Executive assistant The Poetry Center of Chicago, 1997—1999. Instructor, continuing studies department The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1998. Executive assistant Community Media Workshop, 1999—2000.

Adjunct instructor Harrington College of Design, since 2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor poems to literature journals. Exhibitions include Cafe Penelope, Chicago, 2002.

Membership

Mentor National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, Chicago, 2002. Member of College Arts Association, Chicago Artists' Coalition, Academy American Poets.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, sailing, walking.

Connections

father:
Leland Richard Wolf

mother:
Kathryn Rowley Kunzman