Nebraska Center for Writers

Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of Robert King


Rodin & Co. Grayson Books, 2011.

Stepping Twice into the River. University Press of Colorado, 2005.

Naming Names. Palanquin Press, 2011.

Learning American, Frank Cat Press, 1998

A Circle of Land, Dacotah Territory Press, 1990

Standing Around Outside, Bloodroot Press, 1979


"Living Along the River," Ascent

"Central Mountain Time," "Quartet," Midwest Quarterly

"Rain Camp," Nebraska Review

"The Old Place," "Kansas Night," "The Creel," Passager

"At Yellow Clay Village," Plainsongs

"Expeditions," Poetry

"At Reevey's Prairie," Circle of Land

"Walking with Father," Beyond Borders

Poems in Poetry, Lullwater, Massachusetts Review


"Central Mountain Time," 1995-96 Anthology of Magazine Verse & Yearbook of American Poetry, Monitor Press, 1996

"Names of Central City" and other poems, Prairie Volcano: An Anthology of North Dakota Writing, Dacotah Territory/St. Ives Press, 1995

Beyond Borders, New Rivers/Turnstone Press, 1992

Getting the Knack: 20 Poetry Exercises, NCTE, 1992

As Far as I Can See, Windflower Press, 1989


Winner of the Grayson Books Chapbook Competition (for Rodin & Co), 2011

Winner, Frank Cat Press Annual Poetry chapbook Contest, 1998

Faculty Achievement Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research, Creative Activity and Service, University of North Dakota, 1996

Ucross Writer Residency, Ucross Foundation, 1995.

1993 Passager Poet, Passager Magazine, 1993

John Hove Creative Writing Fellowship, N. D. Arts Council, 1992

Outstanding Professor, University of North Dakota, 1971

Outstanding Professor, University of Alaska, 1967

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