Poet, memoirist, professor, and mother of two, Christine Stewart-Nuñez is fueled by art, international travel, medical science, world history, and tensions in contemporary culture. She writes at the intersection of experience and research to figure life out. The author of Untrussed, Bluewords Greening Keeping Them Alive, and Postcard on Parchment, Stewart-Nuñez teaches writing at South Dakota State University. In July 2019 she was named South Dakota Poet Laureate. Find her work at christinestewartnunez.com.