Abe Louise Young is an award-winning poet and educator. She was educated at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, Smith College, Northwestern University, and the University of Texas, where she was a James A. Michener Fellow in Writing.
Her books include Queer Youth Advice for Educators: How to Respect and Protect Your Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Students (Next Generation Press, 2011); Hip Deep: Opinion, Essays, and Vision from American Teenagers (Next Generation Press, 2005; and Ammonite: Poems (Magnolia Press Collective, 2010). Her work has recently appeared in the Nation, the Christian Science Monitor, Witness, and the Massachusetts Review.
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