Sonja Livingston

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Rochester, NY

Author's Bio

Sonja Livingston’s nonfiction has been honored with a NYFA Fellowship, an Iowa Review Award, Pushcart Prize nomination, and grants from Vermont Studio Center and The Deming Fund, as well as an AWP Book Prize. Her work has appeared in many literary journals including the Iowa Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, Southeast Review, AGNI, the Spoon River Poetry Review, Gulf Coast, and is anthologized in SHORT TAKES and THE TRUTH OF THE MATTER. Sonja holds an MFA from the University of New Orleans and an M.S. Ed. from SUNY Brockport. She teaches in UCLA Extension’s Writing Program.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Ghostbread
(University of Georgia Press, 2009)
Journals: 
Agni Online, Alaska Quarterly Review, Nimrod, Seneca Review, Southeast Review, Spoon River Poetry Review, Waccamaw
Prizes Won: 
AWP Book Prize/Creative Nonfiction NYFA Fellowship Iowa Review Award

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
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Last updated: Jun 09, 2011