Lindsay Turner

Lindsay Kathleen Turner

Assistant Professor

What I do

A poet and translator, I teach courses in creative writing (poetry), literary translation, contemporary U.S. and global Anglophone literature, poetry & poetics, and theory.<br><br>

Professional Biography

Lindsay Turner is the author of the poetry collection Songs & Ballads (Prelude, 2018) and the translator of several volumes of contemporary Francophone poetry and philosophy. Originally from northeast Tennessee, she is Assistant Professor in the Department of English and Literary Arts at the University of Denver.


  • Ph.D., English Literature, University of Virginia, 2017
  • MFA, Poetry, New York University, 2011
  • MA, Etudes Cinématographiques et Audiovisuelles, Université Paris III Sorbonne-Nouvelle, 2009
  • AB, English & American Literature & Language, Harvard College, 2007