Photo responses by Denise Duhamel, Issue 75 poet
Interview conducted by Julia Clare Tillinghast, Minnesota Review Poetry Editor
When (and how) did you start writing?
What’s your writing “routine”? (Do you write every day at the same time (morning/evening), or wait for inspiration? Editing process?)
What writing instruments do you use? (Do you compose with a pen(or pencil?) and notebook (lined/unlined), or on a computer?)
Who are your favorite authors/influences?
How would you describe your work?
Denise Duhamel’s most recent book is Ka-Ching! (University of Pittsburgh, 2009). She’s a professor at Florida International University where she teaches in the MFA program. Although she herself is not on facebook, many of her friends are: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=30751218893