Janet Hamill

P.O. Box 21
Circleville, NY 10919

Author's Bio

Completed MFA in Creative Writing: Poetry in June 2014, at New England College, Henniker, VT. Author of five books of poetry - Troublante, The Temple, Nostalgia of the Infinite, Body of Water. First collection of short fiction, Tales from the Eternal Café, was released on February 11, 2014. Professional tutor for English Department Writing Center at SUNY Orange, Middletown, NY.

Publications and Prizes

Body of Water
(Bowery Books, 2008)
, Bowery Women: Poems
(Bowery Books, 2006)
, Nostalgia of the Infinite
(Ocean View Books, 1992)
, The Temple
(Telephone Books, 1980)
(Three Rooms Press, 2014)
, The Understanding Between Foxes and Light
(great weather for MEDIA, 2013)
Cafe Review
Bowery Poetry Club
, Flying Nowhere
, Genie of the Alphabet
, Lowell Celebrates Kerouac, Meltdown Festival, Latitude Festival
Prizes Won: 
Joel Oppenheimer Scholarship, NEC MFA, One Voice, Poets & Writers

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Against Expression by Dworkin & Goldsmith
Pataphysics by Christian Bok
Edges of Water by Maureen Owen
The Prose Poem by Michael Benedikt
The Wind Up Bird Chronicle by Murikami

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet, Spoken Word Artist
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Identifies as: 
European American
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Born in: 
Jersey City
Raised in: 
New Milford, NJ
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Last updated: Oct 28, 2014