Allison Adele Hedge Coke

Allison Adele Hedge Coke holds the UNK Endowed Reynolds Chair of Poetry & Writing. Her books include: Dog Road Woman; Off-Season City Pipe; Rock, Ghost, Willow, Deer; and Blood Run. She is of Oendat, Tsalagi, French Canadian, Portuguese, Irish, Scots, English, Metis and Creek descent and came of age cropping tobacco and working in fields, waters and factories. Hedge Coke teaches poetry, writing, performance, literature and cultural philosophy.