Alfred Corn

PO Box 214
Hopkinton, RI 02833

Author's Bio

Alfred Corn is the author of nine books of poems, a novel, two collections of criticism, and a play. For many years he taught in the Writing Program of the School of the Arts at Columbia.

Publications and Prizes

A Call in the Midst of a Crowd
(Viking, 1978)
, Autobiographies
(Viking/Penguin, 1992)
, Contradictions
(Copper Canyon Press, 2002)
, Notes from a Child of Paradise
(Viking, 1984)
, Part of his Story
(Mid-List Press, 1997)
, Present
(Counterpoint Press, 1997)
, Stake
(Counterpoint Press, 1999)
, The West Door
(Viking/Penguin, 1988)
Prizes Won: 
Guggenheim Fellowship National Foundation for the Arts grant Grant from the Academy of Arts and Letters Academy of American Poets Fellowship Levinson Prize from =Poetry= magazine.

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Fiction Writer, Poet
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French, Spanish
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Last updated: Oct 18, 2011