Sharon Fain

Mill Valley, CA

Author's Bio

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
Best New Poets 2010
(Samovar Press, 2010)
, The Place That Inhabits Us
(Sixteen Rivers Press, 2010)
Journals: 
Arts & Letters, Crab Orchard Review, Ekphrasis, Hayden's Ferry Review, Midwest Quarterly, Nimrod, Poetry East, Poetry Northwest, Southern Humanities Review, Southern Poetry Review, Spoon River Poetry Review, The Literary Review
Chapbook: 
Telling the Story Another Way
(Pudding House Press, 2003)
, Territories
(Spire Press, 2011)
Prizes Won: 
2009 Robinson Jeffers Tor House Prize, 2009 Atlanta Review Publication Prize, 2011 Paumanok Visiting Writer Award, and a Ledge Prize in 2010. Other honors include an individual artist grant from the Marin (California) Arts Council, a pushcart nomination, a visiting reader appointment from the Poetry Center of Chicago and residencies at the Anderson Center, Blue Mountain Center, Byrdcliffe and I-Park.

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Feminist
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Elko
Raised in: 
Schenectady, NY
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Last updated: May 10, 2013