Ashley Shelby

Minneapolis, MN

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Red River Rising: The Anatomy of a Flood and the Survival of an American City
(Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2004)
, South Pole Station: A Novel
(Picador, 2017)
Journals: 
Beacon Street Review, Enizagam, Gastronomica, J Journal: New Writing on Justice, Los Angeles Review, Post Road, Sierra, Sonora Review
Prizes Won: 
2016 Minnesota State Arts Board Grant 2016 Enizagam Short Story Prize 2016 Red Hen Press Short Fiction Award 2012 Sustainable Arts Foundation "Promise Award" 2010 Minnesota State Arts Board Grant 2009 Third Coast Fiction Prize, Blacklock Nature Sanctuary Artist Fellowship 2009, Bush Foundation Fellowship Finalist, 2009 William Faulkner Short Fiction Award 2002

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, At Risk Youth, Children, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender, Naturalists/Environmentalists, People with Disabilities, Teachers, Teenagers
Fluent in: 
English
Raised in: 
MN
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Last updated: Nov 22, 2016