Elinor Benedict

Fiction Writer, Poet

8627 South Lakeside Drive
Rapid River, MI 49878
Phone: 
(906) 474-9273

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Late News from the Wilderness (Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2009)
,
All That Divides Us (Utah State University Press, 2000)
,
The Tree Between Us (March Street Press, 1997)
Chapbooks:
Chinavision (March Street Press, 1995)
,
The Green Heart (Illinois Writers Inc., 1994)
,
A Bridge to China (Hardwood Books, 1983)
,
Landfarer (Hardwood Books, 1978)
Prizes won: 

Illinois Writers Prize, 1993; May Swenson Poetry Award, 2000; Milton Center Award for Excellence in Poetry; Co-Winner of Sandburg-Livesay Poetry Award (Canada); National Writers Union Poetry Prize; four Pushcart nominations

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Chattanooga
Raised in: 
Kingsport, TN
Please note: All information in the Directory is provided by the listed writers or their representatives.
Last update: Apr 23, 2013