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Kim at Returning the Gift Festival, 2012 in Milwaukee, Indian Summer Stage.

Kim at Returning the Gift Festival, 2012 in Milwaukee, Indian Summer Stage.


 

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  • Awards

    Kim has just been named 2002 Wordcrafter of the Year by the Word Craft Circle of Native Writers and Storytellers,
    as well as 2002 Wordcraft Circle Writer of the Year in Creative Prose: Personal Essay for her contribution to
    The Voices We Carry in After Confession: Poetry as Autobiography. Kate Sontag and David Graham, (eds.), Gray Wolf Press.
    In 2001, Kim received a Wisconsin Arts Board Fellowship in poetry. In 1999, she was named
    Storyteller of the Year for her lectures and public speaking by Wordcraft Circle of Native Writers
    and Storytellers
    . She was the recipient of the Diane Decorah First Book Award in Poetry from
    the Native Writers' Circle of the Americas for Trailing You and in 1998 one of Blaeser's poems
    was selected for permanent installation as a sculptured doorway in the Midwest Express
    Building
    in Milwaukee.

    Kim had one of her talks chosen by Writers' Conferences and Festivals for inclusion in the
    organization's anthology of the best lectures given in 1992 and was chosen to inaugurate the
    Western Canada Lecture Series in 1995. She has been the recipient of fellowships from the Center
    for Twentieth Century Studies
    , Squaw Valley Community of Writers, University of
    Wisconsin Institute on Race and Ethnicity, and the Newberry Library D'Arcy McNickle
    Center for the History of the American Indian
    .