Shelley Ettinger

Fiction Writer

Author's Bio

Shelley Ettinger's first novel, Vera's Will, was published by Hamilton Stone Editions in February 2015. Library Journal's starred review called it "powerful, superbly written" and "a breathtaking achievement." Shelley's poetry and short fiction have been published in many literary journals. She was born in Detroit and lives in New York City. She is a longtime activist in the LGBTQ movement and in anti-racist, anti-war and union struggles.

Publications & Prizes

Journals:
Avery Anthology
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Blithe House Quarterly
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Crate
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La Petite Zine
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Liberation Lit
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Lodestar Quarterly
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Prizes won: 

Barbara Deming/Money for Women

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
LGBTQ
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Detroit
Raised in: 
Detroit, MI
Michigan
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Last update: Feb 28, 2015