Judy Kronenfeld

Poet

N/A
Riverside, CA 92507-4051
Phone: 
(951) 682-5096

Author's Bio

Judy Kronenfeld is the author of four full-length collections and two chapbooks of poetry, including Bird Flying through the Banquet (FutureCycle, 2017), Shimmer (WordTech, 2012), and Light Lowering in Diminished Sevenths, 2nd edition (Antrim House, 2012)—winner of the 2007 Litchfield Review Poetry Book Prize. Her poems have appeared in Cider Press Review, Cimarron Review, Connotation Press, DMQ Review, Ghost Town, Miramar, Natural Bridge, New Ohio Review, One (Jacar Press), Rattle, Southern Florida Poetry Journal, Valparaiso Poetry Review, and other journals, and in two dozen  anthologies. Her creative nonfiction has appeared nine times in Under the Sun and has also been published in Hippocampus and Inlandia: A Literary Journey, among other places. She is Lecturer Emerita, Creative Writing Department, University of California, Riverside, and an Associate Editor of the online poetry journal, Poemeleon.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Bared: Contemporary Poetry and Art on Bras and Breasts (Les Femmes Folles Books, 2017)
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Far Out: Poems of the ’60s (Wings Press, 2016)
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Weatherings (FutureCycle Press, 2015)
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Before There Is Nowhere to Stand Palestine/Israel: Poets Respond to the Struggle (Lost Horse Press, 2012)
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Love over 60: An Anthology of Women's Poems (Mayapple Press, 2010)
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Beyond Forgetting: Poetry and Prose About Alzheimer's Disease (Kent State University Press, 2009)
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Bear Flag Republic: Prose Poems and Poetics from California (Greenhouse Review Press/Alcatraz Editions, 2008)
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Blue Arc West: An Anthology of California Poets (Tebot Bach, 2006)
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Red, White, and Blues: Poets on the Promise of America (University of Iowa Press, 2005)
Books:
Bird Flying through the Banquet (FutureCycle Press, 2017)
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Light Loweirng in Diminished Sevenths, Winner of the 2007 Litchfield Review Poetry Book Prize (Antrim House Books, 2012)
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Shimmer (WordTech Editions, 2011)
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Ghost Nurseries (Finishing Line Press, 2005)
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Disappeared Down Dark Wells and Still Falling (Inevitable Press, 2000)
Prizes won: 

1st Place Winner, Prompt & Circumstance (4, Winter, 2014). Honorable Mention, Reuben Rose Poetry Competition 2013. Semi-finalist, Joy Harjo Poetry Contest, Cutthroat Magazine; Semi-finalist, Oneiros Press Broadside Contest, 2007. Pushcart Prize nominations, 2002, 2006, 2016. Co-Winner of the first annual poetry contest sponsored by the dA Center for the Arts, Pomona California (monetary award and invited reading), April, 2002.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jewish
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Born in: 
New York, NY
New York
Raised in: 
New York, NY
New York
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Last update: Aug 12, 2019