Pauletta Hansel

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About Pauletta Hansel

Our 2022 Writer-in-Residence is Pauletta Hansel.

Hansel is a poet, memoirist, teacher and editor. She is the author of nine poetry collections most recently Friend, Coal Town Photograph, Palindrome, and her newest book, Heartbreak Tree, forthcoming in 2022. Pauletta was Cincinnati’s first Poet Laureate and has served as Writer in Residence at Thomas More University and at WordPlay, a literary and literacy organization for younger writers.

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About Pauletta Hansel

Our 2022 Writer-in-Residence is Pauletta Hansel.

Hansel is a poet, memoirist, teacher and editor. She is the author of nine poetry collections most recently Friend, Coal Town Photograph, Palindrome, and her newest book, Heartbreak Tree, forthcoming in 2022. Hansel was Cincinnati’s first Poet Laureate and has served as Writer in Residence at Thomas More University and at WordPlay, a literary and literacy organization for younger writers.

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Tips From CHPL’s Writer-in-Residence: How to Read a Poem

Read and better understand poetry using methods and tips from Writer-in-Residence Pauletta Hansel.

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