Rachel Contreni Flynn

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General Information

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Name: Rachel Contreni Flynn

Pen Name: None

Genres: Poetry

Born: 1969 in Paris, France

Website: www.rachelcontreniflynn.com

Email: rachel@rachelcontreniflynn.com

Photo Credit: Michael Flynn

Illinois Connection

Rachel now lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Rachel Contreni Flynn grew up in a small town in Indiana then went to Indiana University in Bloomington where she majored in journalism and history. She went on to law school in Chicago and practiced in the city for a number of years. While a junior attorney, Rachel began to take poetry classes at the School of the Art Institute and soon enrolled in a low-residency MFA program.Her work has been nominated for several Pushcart Prizes, and she received an Illinois Arts Council Artists Fellowship in 2003.

Published Works

  • Ice, Mouth, Song, Tupelo Press, 2005
  • Haywire, White Hill Press, 2009
  • Tongue, Red Hen Press, 2010

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Ice, Mouth, Song

ISBN: 1932195181
Release Date: 2005-04-01

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Haywire (Bright Hill Press at Hand Poetry Chapbook)

ISBN: 1892471574
Release Date: 2009-04-01

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ISBN: 1597094757
Release Date: 2010-04-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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