Sharon Fain

Poet

San Rafael, CA

Author's Bio

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Best New Poets 2010 (Samovar Press, 2010)
,
The Place That Inhabits Us (Sixteen Rivers Press, 2010)
Chapbooks:
Territories (Spire Press, 2011)
,
Telling the Story Another Way (Pudding House Press, 2003)
Prizes won: 

2009 Robinson Jeffers Tor House Prize, 2009 Atlanta Review Publication Prize, 2011 Paumanok Visiting Writer Award, and a Ledge Prize in 2010. Other honors include an individual artist grant from the Marin (California) Arts Council, a pushcart nomination, a visiting reader appointment from the Poetry Center of Chicago and residencies at the Anderson Center, Blue Mountain Center, Byrdcliffe and I-Park.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Feminist
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Elko
Raised in: 
Schenectady, NY
New York
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Last update: Apr 27, 2018