Janet Lembke

N/A
Staunton, VA 24401-3359
Phone: 
540-886-4180

Author's Bio

Janet Lembke writes and gardens in Staunton, Virginia. Her books include poetry, literary translation, and creative nonfiction about the natural world. In 2005, she received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to translate Virgil's Georgics. She is a Virginia certified Master Gardener.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
From Grass to Gardens
(Lyons Press, 2006)
, The Quality of Life: Living Well, Dying Well
(Lyons Press, 2004)
, Virgil's Georgics, Verse Translation
(Yale University Press, 2005)
Journals: 
Audubon, North American Review

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Naturalists/Environmentalists, Seniors
Born in: 
Cleveland, United States
Raised in: 
Cleveland, OH, United States
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Last updated: Apr 29, 2009