Anthony D'Aries

Boston, MA

Author's Bio

Anthony D'Aries is the author of The Language of Men: A Memoir (Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press, 2012). He received the 2010 PEN/New England Discovery Award in Nonfiction. His work has appeared in The Literary Review, Solstice: a Magazine of Diverse Voices, and two anthologies: Tarnished: True Tales of Innocence Lost (Pinchback Press) and All the Livelong Day: An Anthology of Writings about Work (Motes Books). Excerpts from The Language of Men received honorable mention for Fourth Genre's Michael Steinberg Essay Prize and a nomination for the 2011 Best of the Net nonfiction award. Anthony served as Randolph College's 2011 Emerging Writer-in-Residence. A graduate of the University of Southern Maine's Stonecoast MFA program, he currently teaches literacy and creative writing in correctional facilities in Massachusetts.

Publications and Prizes

The Language of Men
(Hudson Whitman Publishers, 2012)
All the Livelong Day: Motif Anthologies, Volume 3
(Motes Books, 2012)
, Tarnished: True Tales of Innocence Lost
(Pinchback Press, 2011)
Solstice: A Magazine of Diverse Voices, The Literary Review
Prizes Won: 
2010 PEN/New England Discovery Award

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer
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Identifies as: 
Italian American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Homeless people, Prisoners, Seniors, Teachers, Teenagers
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Northport, NY
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Last updated: Jul 02, 2012