Boria Sax

Creative Nonfiction Writer, Poet

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Crow (Reaktion Books, 2015)
City of Ravens: The Extraordinary History of London, its Tower, and its Famous Ravens (Overlook Press, 2013)
The Mythical Zoo: Animals in Myth, Legend, and Literature (Overlook Press, 2013)
Imaginary Animals: The Monstrous, the Wondrous, and the Human (Reaktion Books, 2013)
Stealing Fire: Memoir of a Boyhood in the Shadow of Atomic Espionage (Decalogue Books, 2013)
Animals in the Third Reich: Pets, Scapegoats and the Holocaust (Continuum, 2001)
The Serpent and the Swan: Animal Brides in Literature and Folklore (The University of Tennessee Press, 1998)


The Raven and the Sun (Poet's Press, 2011)
The Fantastic, Ordinary World of Lutz Rathenow: Poems, Plays, and Stories (Xenos Books, 2001)
Rheinland Market (Textile Bridge Press, 1978)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Naturalists/Environmentalists, Incarcerated individuals
Fluent in: 
English, German, Italian
Born in: 
New York
Raised in: 
Chicago, IL
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Last update: Aug 15, 2018