Nebraska Center for Writers

Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of Lisa Knopp


What the River Carries: Encounters with the Mississippi, Missouri, and Platte. U of Missouri Press, 2012.

Field of Vision. U of Iowa P, 1996.

Flight Dreams: Life in the Midwestern Landscape. U of Iowa P, 1998.

The Nature of Home. U of Nebraska P, 2002.

Interior Places. University of Nebraska Press, 2007.


"Mammoth Bones." ISLE (Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and the Environment. Vol 9, No 1, Winter 2002

"Home," "Hearth," "Body," "Sojourner," "Nostalgia," "Relic," "Niche," "Settle," "Citizen," "Neighbor," "Heaven," "Homewell" (in the essay "Household Words." Michigan Qtlarterly Review. Vol 40, no 4, Fall 2001.

"My Place of Many Times." Connecticut Review. Vol 22, Fall 2001.

"Inherent Value." Seeding the Snow. Vol 5, no.1, Spring/Summer 2001.

"A Salt Marsh Reclamation." Southern Indiana Review. Vol 8, no.1, 2001

"Necessary, Honorable Work" and "Common Miracles." NEBRASKAland. Vol 77, October 1999, Vol 77, June 1999.

"The Memory of Trees." Organizaticn and Environment. Vol 12. September 1999

"In the Air." Shenandoah. Vol 49, Fall 1999.

"Homestead National Monument: An Albumn." Heritage of the Great Plains. Vol 30, Fall/Winter 1997.


"My Place of Many Times" chosen as one of the most notable essays of 2000 by the editors of Best American Essays, 2001.

Fellowship, Nebraska Arts Council.

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