Millicent Borges Accardi

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Topanga, CA 90290
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Author's Bio

Millicent Borges Accardi, a Portuguese-American writer has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, California Arts Council, CantoMundo, the Deming Foundation. Residencies at Yaddo, Vermont Studio Center and Jentel. Her poetry and non-fiction has appeared in over 50 publications including Nimrod, Tampa Review, New Letters and The Writers Chronicle. She lives in Topanga, CA and telecommutes as a freelance technical writer. Recent international residencies include Fundación Valparaíso (Mojacar, Spain), Disquiet in Lisbon, Portugal and Milkwood (Cesky Krumlov) She is the author of three books: Woman on a Shaky Bridge (a Finishing Line Press chapbook), Injuring Eternity (Mischievous Muse 2010) and Only More So (Salmon Poetry 2016)

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Even The Daybreak - 35 Years of Salmon Poetry
(Salmon Poetry (Ireland), 2016)
, Only More So
(Salmon Poetry (Ireland), 2016)
, Only More So
(Salmon Poetry (Ireland), 2016)
Anthologies: 
Boomer Girls
(University of Iowa Press, 1999)
, Even The Daybreak - 35 Years of Salmon Poetry
(Salmon Poetry (Ireland), 2016)
Journals: 
AWP Chronicle, Laurel Review, New Letters, Nimrod, Seattle Review, Sycamore Review, Tampa Review, Wallace Stevens Journal
Chapbook: 
Woman on a Shaky Bridge
(Finishing Line Press, 2010)
Prizes Won: 
Fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts for poetry, California Arts Council, Barbara Deming Foundation, Forby Fellowship at the Special Collections Library at Texas Tech University, CantoMundo.

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Latino/Latina, Portuguese American
Prefers to work with: 
Seniors, Teachers
Born in: 
Long Beach
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Last updated: Apr 13, 2016