Alice Fulton

Fiction Writer, Poet

Ithaca, NY 14853-3201

Author's Bio

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Publications & Prizes


The Nightingales of Troy: Connected Stories (Norton, 2008)
Atlantic Monthly
The Nation
The New Yorker
Tin House


The Best of the Best of American Poetry, 1988-1997 (Scribner, 1998)
Cascade Experiment: Selected Poems (W. W. Norton & Company, 2004)
Felt (W. W. Norton & Company, 2001)
Feeling as a Foreign Language: The Good Strangeness of Poetry (Graywolf Press, 1999)
Sensual Math (W. W. Norton & Company, 1995)
Powers of Congress (reissued by Sarabande Books, 2001) (Godine, 1990)
Palladium (University of Illinois Press, 1986)
Dance Script with Electric Ballerina (reissued by Univ. of Illinois, 1996) (University of Pennsylvania Press, 1983)
Prizes won: 

Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry from the Library of Congress, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, The Ingram Merrill Foundation, the Guggenheim Foundation, The Michigan Society of Fellows, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the National Endowment for the Arts, National Poetry Series, AWP Prize, Editor's Prize in Fiction. Please see for a complete and current list.

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Troy, NY
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Last update: Jul 09, 2008