Finnish North American Literature Association
Amy Karvonen was born in Upper Michigan in the Houghton-Hancock area. She
earned a Bachelor's in English from Michigan State University and a teaching
certificate from Northern Michigan University. She teaches at the Kingsford Middle
Karvonen, Amy. “A Hotel Lobby in London.” In Red, White, and a Paler Shade of
Blue: Poems on the Finnish American Experience. Rhinelander, WI: Tamarack
Publishing for FinnFest USA '96, 1996.