Alinda Dickinson Wasner

Poet

Franklin, MI 48025

Author's Bio

Readings: Wayne State University; Detroit Rock and Read with ML Liebler; Ntozake Shange radio show; Paint Creek Center for the Arts; Mott Community College; Brick House, Lansing, MI; Wittenberg Univ; Alex Manoogian Center, Detroit; Como's Bar and Grill, Ferndale, MI; Prague Theatre, CZ; Chicago Public Library.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Fresh Water: Women Writing on the Great Lakes (Michigan State University Press, 2006)
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Amelia (Amelia Press, 1987)
Chapbook:
Departures/Arrivals (Ridgeway Press, 1989)
Journals:
Ararat
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Corridors Literary Magazine
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Inspirit
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Moving Out
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Mr. Cogito
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Sounds
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The Comstock Review
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The Wittenberg Review of Literature and Art
Prizes won: 

Tompkins Awards for Poetry, Fiction, Essay; Wittenberg Univ. Poetry prize; 2007 Chicago Poetry Center juried prize, 2nd place; Prague Writers Scholarship; Mr. Cogito poetry prize;Amelia Press award;2011 Paumonok Poetry prize semi-finalist;

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Seeing Through Places by Mary Gordon, Bitter Smell of Almonds by Arnost Lustig, Crazy Iris by Kenzoburo Oe, Collected Stories of Lydia Davis by Lydia Davis

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Native American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Columbus
Raised in: 
Galion, OH
Ohio
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Last update: May 09, 2011