Jennifer Key

Jennifer (Franny) Key, Visiting Assistant Professor of English (2008-2011) Returns to SMU to read from her new collection of poetry. Jennifer reads Saturday, March 22 at 2:00. Stop by and welcome her home!

Jennifer Key, On Dominions in her Book

Jennifer Key takes the title of her first book of poetry from the nickname for the state of Virginia, but she extends the evocative phrase to reflect her complex understanding of domination and dominion in a multi-layered cultural context. The Old Dominion speaks to us with exceptional, insistent images and ideas. Her poems develop into intricate thematic…