Bruce Berger

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Aspen, CO 81612-0482
Phone: 
(970) 925-1647

Author's Bio

In October, 2008, I was sent by the Department of State to represent the United States at a literary conference in northern India, followed by readings in New Delhi and Mumbai

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Almost an Island
(University of Arizona Press, 1998)
, Facing the Music
(Confluence Press, 1995)
, Music in the Mountains
(Johnson Books, 2001)
, The Telling Distance
(Anchor/Doubleday, 1991)
, There Was A River
(University of Arizona Press, 1994)
Journals: 
Negative Capability, New Letters, Orion, Poetry, Poetry Northwest, Sierra
Prizes Won: 
Western States Book Award, 1990 Colorado Book Award, 1991 Colorado Authors' League Award, 2005,2006,2007 Solas Grand Prize silver, 2008

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
The Courtier and the Heretic by Matthew Stewart
,
The BlankSlate by Steven Pinker
,
Complete Poems by C. P. Cavafy
,
How Fiction Works by James Wood
,
The Periodic Table by Primo Levi

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Fluent in: 
Spanish
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Last updated: Jun 14, 2011