Colin Sargent

N/A
Portland, ME 04102-3714
Phone: 
2077754339

Author's Bio

Colin W. Sargent's novel The Boston Castrato is forthcoming from Barbican Press, London and Hull, UK. http://www.barbicanpress.com/the-boston-castrato-colin-w-sargent/ His debut novel Museum of Human Beings covers the fantastic life and times of Jean Baptiste Charbonneau, expedition papoose of the Lewis & Clark Voyage of Discovery: "Spellbinding"--Library Journal starred review "Stylish"--Publisher's Weekly "Heart-wrenching"--Smithsonian Institute "This debut novel...belongs with the best of historical fiction"--ForeWord Magazine, May/June 09 Visit www.museumofhumanbeings.com

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Blush
(Coyote Love Press, 1987)
, Luftwaffe Snowshoes
(Portsmouth Fine Arts, 1984)
, Museum of Human Beings
(McBooks Press, 2008)
, Undertow
(Coyote Love Press, 1994)
Journals: 
Gargoyle Magazine, Nexus, Panhandler, Poet Lore
Prizes Won: 
Second Printing, Museum of Human Beings, March 2009 Paperback Edition, Museum of Human Beings, November 2009 Individual Artist Fellowship in Literature, State of Maine Multiple awards as founding editor and publisher of Portland Magazine, with a print readership of 100,000 (visit www.portlandmagazine.com)

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Portland
Raised in: 
Portland, ME
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Last updated: Sep 08, 2015