Edward Currelley

Fiction Writer, Poet


Author's Bio

Edward D. Currelley, poet, author and artist is widely anthologized. Publications include but are not limited to, Mom Egg Review, Dove Tales International journal of the a Arts, published by Writing for Peace. Sling Magazine, and Metaphor issue #5, a quarterly magazine of modern and contemporary poetry. His poem “I America” appears in Split This Rock, as part of their Poems of Resistance, Power & Resilience (2017), Eber & Wein’s “Across the way Mountain”. He received honorable status by Writer’s Digest for stage playwriting in 2008. He is also a Push Cart Prize Nominee. He’s authored two children’s books and one young adult novel. He is the President of Pen to Mind books & Child Development Concepts, Inc. He is a board member of Poets Network & Exchange, Inc. He resides in New York City.

Publications & Prizes


Dove Tales "Empathy in Art: Embracing the Other" (Colgate University Press, 2018)
Writing the Walls: Between I and Thou (Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, 2018)
DoveTales: Family and Cultural Identity (Colgate University Press, 2016)
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Sling Magazine


DoveTales: Refugees and the Displaced (Colgate University Press, 2017)
Metaphor Issue 5 (CreateSpace, 2016)
DoveTales: Nature (Colgate University Press, 2014)
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HIV Here & Now

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African American
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New York
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New York, NY
New York
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Last update: Oct 03, 2018