Kenny Fries

c/o Elizabeth Wales Wales Literary Agency
Seattle, WA 98102

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Anesthesia
(Advocado Press, 1996)
, Body, Remember: A Memoir
(University of Wisconsin Press, 2003)
, Desert Walking
(Advocado Press, 2000)
, The Healing Notebooks
(Open Books, 1990)
, The History of My Shoes and the Evolution of Darwin's Theory
(Carroll & Graf, 2007)
Anthologies: 
Staring Back: The Disability Experience from the Inside Out
(Plume, 1997)
Journals: 
American Voice, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, Progressive
Prizes Won: 
2016-17 Fulbright Scholar to Germany 2016 Ontario Arts Council grant 2016 Canada Council for the Arts grant 2013 DAAD (German Academic Exchange) grant 2013 Toronto Arts Council grant 2009 Creative Capital grant for Innovative Literature 2007 Outstanding Book Award from the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights 2005-06 Fulbright Scholar to Japan 2002 Creative Arts Fellow, Japan/US Friendship Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jewish
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Brooklyn
Raised in: 
Brooklyn, NY
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Last updated: Nov 03, 2016