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Full Name: Maurice Kenny
Biography:
(1929-2016) Poet. Maurice Kenny was born in Watertown, New York, and died in Saranac Lake, New York. He wrote over thirty volumes of poetry, prose, fiction, and drama. He was also a publisher, editor, and teacher. In 2014, he was enshrined in the New York State Writers Hall of Fame.
Native American Information:
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Tribe: Mohawk
Author's Timeline:
1929 Jefferson County
Maurice Francis Kenny was born in Watertown, New York, on August 16, 1929. 
2016 (Unknown) County
Maurice Kenny died in Saranac Lake, New York, a village divided between to counties, Jefferson County and Essex County, on April 16, 2016. 
1958 (Unknown) County
Dead Letters Sent
(Pub: New York: Troubador Press ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1967 Kings County
Mr. Kenny lived in Brooklyn Heights, New York, from 1967 until the late 1980s. 
1976 (Unknown) County
I Am The Sun
(Pub: Strawberry Press ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1982 (Unknown) County
Blackrobe: Isaac Jogues
(Pub: North Country Community College Press ISBN: 0940280051 / 978-0940280052)
Collection of poetry which was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. 
1987 (Unknown) County
Between Two Rivers
(Pub: White Pine Press, New York ISBN: 0934834733 / 9780934834735 )
Collection of poetry which was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. 
1984 (Unknown) County
The Mama Poems
(Pub: White Pine Press ISBN: 0934834385 / 978-0934834384)
Collection of poetry which won the American Book Award. 
1992 (Unknown) County
Tekonwatonti: Molly Brant (1735-1795): Poems of War
(Pub: White Pine Press ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1979 (Unknown) County
Dancing Back Strong the Nation
(Pub: Blue Cloud Quarterly Press ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1989 (Unknown) County
Greyhounding This America
(Pub: Heidelberg Graphics ISBN: 0918606071 / 978-0918606075)
Collection of poetry. 
? St. Lawrence County
Mr. Kenny studied at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York. 
? New York County
Mr. Kenny studied at New York University. 
? Franklin County
Mr. Kenny was a member of the faculty of Paul Smith's College. 
? (Unknown) County
Mr. Kenny taught at the North Country Community College in Saranac Lake, New York. 
? St. Lawrence County
Mr. Kenny taught at SUNY Potsdam, New York. 

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