Isabel Joshlin Glaser

Memphis, TN 38120-1707

Author's Bio

A former high school English and Spanish teacher and an elementary school teacher, I live in Memphis, TN. I write poetry, short fiction, articles, and occasional reviews. I have won many awards for my writing. I am only entering this note in order to mention my latest awards. See below.

Publications and Prizes

Dreams of Glory: Poems Starring Girls
(Atheneum, 1995)
, Old Visions...New Dreams
(Old Hickory Press, 1977)
American History Through Poetry
(Boyds Mills Press, 2003)
, Extra Innings
(Harcourt, 1993)
, Pocket Poems
(Dutton, 2004)
, The Beauty of the Beast
(Knopf, 1997)
Cicada, Cricket, Greensboro Review, Highlights, Instructor Magazine, Mississippi Review, Prairie Schooner, School Magazine, Writers' Journal
Prizes Won: 
Mid-South Poetry Festival (Oct. 4, 2008): Best of the Fest Award--"Not to Forget Furry Lewis" Benefactors Award--First Place for "Not to Forget Furry Lewis" Poetry for Children--First Place for "Baseball" Tanka Award--First Place

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Identifies as: 
English American, English American
Born in: 
Birmingham, United States
Raised in: 
Memphis, TN, United States
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Last updated: Oct 15, 2008