Patricia Traxler

PO Box 1216
Salina, KS 67402-1216

Author's Bio

Two-time Bunting Poetry Fellow at Radcliffe; Hugo Poet at U.of Montana; Thurber Poet at Ohio State. Author of a novel, BLOOD, and four poetry collections including most recently, NAMING THE FIRES,

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Blood
(St. Martin's Press, 2001)
, Blood Calendar
(William Morrow, 1976)
, Forbidden Words
(University of Missouri Press, 1994)
, Naming the Fires
(Hanging Loose Press, 2016)
, The Glass Woman
(Hanging Loose Press, 1994)
Anthologies: 
A Ring of Words
(Sutton Publishing Limited, 2018)
, Best American Poetry
(Scribner, 1994)
, Grandmothers: Granddaughters Remember
(Syracuse University Press, 1998)
, Night Errands
(University of Pittsburgh Press, 1998)
, Tangled Vines
(Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1998)
, The Handbook of Heartbreak
(Morrow, 1998)
Journals: 
Agni, Boston Phoenix, Boston Review, Glimmer Train, Kenyon Review, Los Angeles Times, Ms. Magazine, New Letters, Newsweek, Ploughshares, San Francisco Chronicle, Slate, The American Voice, The Nation
Prizes Won: 
Ploughshares Cohen Award (poetry); Writer's Voice of NYC Open Voice Award (fiction); Hackney Literary Award for Short Fiction; Nimrod's Pablo Neruda Award (poetry); Georgia State Univ. Award for Short Fiction; Radcliffe's Presidential Discretionary Award.

More Information

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Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
San Diego, United States
Raised in: 
San Diego, CA, United States
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Last updated: Nov 28, 2016