Garnett Kilberg Cohen

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General Information

Name: Garnett Kilberg Cohen

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: N/A

Place of Birth: N/A



Illinois Connection

From 1994 until 2005, she served as the Chairperson of the Department of English at Columbia College Chicago, where she has taught for over 20 years.

Biographical and Professional Information

Garnett Kilberg Cohen's awards include the Lawrence Foundation Prize from Michigan Quarterly Review, the Crazyhorse Fiction Prize, and four awards from the Illinois Council of the Arts. Her first story collection, Lost Women, Banished Souls, was published by University of Missouri Press. Her writing has appeared in many publications, including American Fiction, Ontario Review, The Antioch Review, The Literary Review, and Other Voices.

Published Works

  • Lost Women Banished Souls, University of Missouri Press, 1996
  • How We Move the Air, Mayapple Press, 2010

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Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Garnett Kilberg Cohen on WorldCat

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