Jan Barry

Author's Bio

I'm a poet and nonfiction writer, member of the Warrior Writers Advisory Board and author, most recently, of Life After War & Other Poems (Combat Paper Press, 2011). I teach writing workshops for military veterans and college journalism courses.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Earth Songs: New & Selected Poems
(iUniverse, 2003)
Anthologies: 
From Both Sides Now
(Scribner, 1998)
, The Vietnam War in America
(St. Martin's Press, 1996)
, Times of Change: Vietnam and the 60's
(Perfection Learning Company, 2001)
Journals: 
Journal of American Culture, Paterson Literary Review, Virginia Quarterly Review
Prizes Won: 
Grantham Prize for Excellence in Reporting on the Environment; IRE Medal, Investigative Reporters & Editors; Sigma Delta Chi Award, Society of Professional Journalists

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Other
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Ithaca
Raised in: 
Interlaken, NY
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Last updated: Jul 29, 2015