W.T. Pfefferle

Savannah, GA

Author's Bio

W.T. Pfefferle was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He moved to the U.S. in the late 1970s, did several years of college work, and then settled in Texas for more than a decade where he taught writing by day and played in bar bands at night. He published two books with Prentice Hall in the late 1990s, and then moved into writing program administration and established the Expository Writing Program at Johns Hopkins University. He's published 2 collections of his poetry. He has been married since 1984, and currently lives in New Mexico. Undegrad: Arizona State University. MFA: American University PhD: University of Southern Mississippi

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
My Coolest Shirt
(The Word Works, 2015)
, Poets on Place
(Utah State University Press, 2005)
, The Meager Life and Modest Times of Pop Thorndale
(NFSPS Press, 2007)
Journals: 
Antioch Review, Confrontation, Connecticut Review, Cortland Review, Cottonwood Magazine, Gargoyle Magazine, Georgetown Review, Greensboro Review, Hayden's Ferry Review, Indiana Review, Kentucky Monthly, Mississippi Review, New Orleans Review, Nimrod, North American Review, Ohio Review, Razor, South Carolina Review, Virginia Quarterly Review
Prizes Won: 
2007 National Federation of State Poetry Societies Stevens Poetry Manuscript Award.

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Winnipeg, Canada
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Last updated: Feb 02, 2016