Lisa Fishman

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General Information

Name: Lisa Fishman

Pen Name: None

Genres: Poetry

Born: 1966

Website: N/A


Illinois Connection

Fishman is the Director of Creative Writing for the Poetry Program at Columbia College Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Fishman grew up in Pontiac, Michigan. She earned a BA at Michigan State University, an MFA at Western Michigan University and a PhD in literature at the University of Utah. She is the author of five books of poetry and four chapbooks. Her poems have also been published in 1913, Colorado Review, Conduit, Volt, A Public Space, Free Verse, Parthenon West Review as well as many others.

Published Works

Flower Cart , Ahsahta Press , 2011

Current, Parlor Press , 2010

The Happiness Experiment, Ahsahta Press , 2007

Dear, Read , Ahsahta Press , 2002

The Deep Heart's Core is a Suitcase, New Issues Pr, 1996

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Flower Cart

ISBN: 1934103217
Release Date: 2011-05-01

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Current (Free Verse Editions)

ISBN: 1602352003
Release Date: 2011-03-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (No)

External Links

Lisa Fishman on WorldCat

Lisa Fishman on Amazon


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