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

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