Alan Elyshevitz

East Norriton, PA 19401

Author's Bio

Alan Elyshevitz is a short story writer and poet from East Norriton, PA. His stories have been nominated twice for a Pushcart Prize. In addition, he is a two-time recipient of a fellowship in fiction writing from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. Currently he teaches writing at the Community College of Philadelphia.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
The Widows and Orphans Fund
(Stephen F. Austin State University Press, 2011)
Prizes Won: 
William Richey Short Story Award; Pebble Lake Review Fiction Award; Antietam Review Summer Fiction Award; The Cream City Review Fiction Award; Briar Cliff Review Fiction Award

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
European American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, At Risk Youth, Prisoners, Seniors, Teachers, Teenagers, Veterans
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
New York City
Raised in: 
New York City, NY
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Last updated: Jan 03, 2013