Gil Fagiani

21-10 33rd Road Apt. 7C
Long Island City, NY 11106
Phone: 
(718) 777-2726

Author's Bio

Gil Fagiani is a poet, essayist, short story writer and translator. He has translated into English, poetry written in Italian, Abruzzese dialect and Spanish. He co-hosts the monthly reading of the Italian American Writers Association at the Cornelia Street Cafe, and is the Associate Editor of Feila-Festa: A Literary Arts Magazine.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
A Blanquito in El Barrio
(Rain Mountain Press, 2009)
, Chianti in Connecticut
(Bordighera Press, 2010)
, Rooks
(Rain Mountain Press, 2007)
Anthologies: 
Off the Cuffs: Poetry by and about the Police
(Soft Skull Press, 2003)
, Sweet Lemons: Writings with a Sicilian Accent
(Legas, 2004)
Journals: 
Descant, Lips, Mudfish, Paterson Literary Review, Skidrow Penthouse, The Ledge
Chapbook: 
Grandpa's Wine
(Poets Wear Prada, 2008)

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Italian American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
Italian
Born in: 
Los Angeles
Raised in: 
Stamford, CT
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Last updated: Sep 02, 2011