Jane Schapiro

Poet, Creative Nonfiction Writer

Author's Bio

Retired from George Mason University after 17 years working in the Academic Services Dept. of the Athletic Department. Earned a MFA from George Mason University.  A published writer with two books of poetry, a chapbook and a book of nonfiction.  Published in numerous journals including The American Scholar, The Gettysburg Review, Prairie Schooner, The Southern Review, Gargoyle, Ars Medica. Currently volunteers at Food for Others and The Women’s Center.  


Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Inside a Class Action: The Holocaust and the Swiss Banks (University of Wisconsin Press, 2003)


Let The Wind Push Us Across (Antrim House, 2017)
Mrs. Cave's House(Chapbook) (Sow's Ear Press, 2013)
Tapping This Stone (Washington Writers' Publishing House, 1995)
Prizes won: 

Washington Writers' Publishing House Award, The Sow's Ear Chapbook Award, The Notable Trials Library


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Last update: Nov 22, 2019