Jane Elkin


Annapolis, MD
Maryland US

Author's Bio

J.C. Elkin is a graduate of Bates College, Southern Connecticut State University, and the Defense Language Institute. Founder of The Broadneck Writers’ Workshop, she is the author of "World Class: Poems Inspirted by the ESL Classroom," as well as numerous prize-winning poems and prose works. She works as a language teacher, theater critic and singer, and makes her home on the Chesapeake Bay.

Publications & Prizes

World Class: Poems Inspired by the ESL Classroom (Apprentice House, 2014)
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Empirical Magazine
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Off the Coast
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Third Wednesday
Prizes won: 

2013 & 1012 Poetry Matters Celebration Contest - 2nd Place
2011 Maryland Writers Association Promising Novel Contest - 3rd Place
2013 Third Wednesday Poetry Contest - Two Honorable Mentions

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York Harbor
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Portsmouth, NH
New Hampshire
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Last update: Dec 12, 2013