Amie Whittemore


Author's Bio

Amie Whittemore earned her M.F.A. from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, her M.A.T. from Lewis and Clark College, and her B.A. from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana.She teaches creative writing classes at WriterHouse, a nonprofit in Charlottesville, VA, in addition to marketing and tutor recruitment for Literacy Volunteers of Charlottesville/Albemarle.

Publications & Prizes

Prizes won: 

Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Memorial Poetry Prize (2013)
Smartish Pace Beullah Rose Prize (2013)
Tennessee Williams Literary Festival Poetry Prize (2012)
Lorine Niedecker Poetry Award – Honorable Mention (2012)
Ruth Lilly Fellowship Finalist (2011)
Vermont Studio Center Fellowship (2011)
RATTLE poetry contest – Honorable Mention (2008)

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Adults, Children, LGBTQ, Naturalists/Environmentalists, Seniors, Teachers, Teenagers
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Last update: Dec 06, 2014