Shelley Ettinger

New York City

Author's Bio

Shelley Ettinger's first novel, Vera's Will, was published by Hamilton Stone Editions in February 2015. Library Journal's starred review called it "powerful, superbly written" and "a breathtaking achievement." Shelley's poetry and short fiction have been published in many literary journals. She was born in Detroit and lives in New York City. She is a longtime activist in the LGBTQ movement and in anti-racist, anti-war and union struggles.

Publications and Prizes

Journals: 
Avery Anthology, Blithe House Quarterly, Crate, Cream City Review, Hamilton Stone Review, La Petite Zine, Liberation Lit, Lodestar Quarterly, Nimrod, Stone Canoe
Prizes Won: 
Barbara Deming/Money for Women

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
G/L/B/T
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Detroit
Raised in: 
Detroit, MI
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Last updated: Feb 28, 2015