Donna Seaman

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General Information

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Name: Donna Seaman


Place of Birth: Seattle, Washington




Photo Credit: David Siegfried.

Illinois Connection

Donna Seaman's radio show, Open Books, is broadcast on WLUW in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Seaman is an associate editor for Booklist, a book critic for Chicago Public Radio and a reviewer for various publications. A recipient of the Studs Terkel Humanities Service Award, she created the fiction anthology In Our Nature: Stories of Wildness. Her author interviews are collected in Writers on the Air: Conversations about Books. She has also wond several Illinois Arts Council Awards for her radio program Open Books.

Published Works

  • In Our Nature: Stories of Wildness, University of Georgia Press, 2002
  • Writers on the Air: Conversations About Books, Paul Dry Books, 2005

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Writers on the Air: Conversations About Books

ISBN: 1589880218
Release Date: 2005-09-01

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Literary Awards

The James Friend Memorial Award for Literary Criticism

Pushcart Prize Special Mentions

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Donna Seaman on WorldCat

Donna Seaman on Amazon


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