bio

LR Kelly 1

Kelly Nelson is a poet & anthropologist who lives in Tempe, Arizona.

She’s the author of the chapbooks Rivers I Don’t Live By and Who Was I to Say I Was Alive. Her poetry has appeared in Interim, Structo, Jet Fuel Review, Forklift, Ohio, Best American Experimental Writing & elsewhere.

She hasn’t owned a car since 1999 and teaches Interdisciplinary Studies at Arizona State University.