Tina DeRosa

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General Information

Name: Tina DeRosa

Pen Name: None

Born: 1944 in Chicago, Illinois

Died: 2007

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Biographical and Professional Information

ANTOINETTE "TINA" DE ROSA was born in Chicago in 1944. She was raised in Chicago's Little Italy neighborhood, which often figured in her writing. Paper Fish, first published in 1980 and then republished by the Feminist Press, received the Illinois Arts Council Award for a manuscript-in-progress and was nominated for the Carl Sandburg Award.

Published Works

Paper Fish, The Wine Press, 1980

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Literary Awards

1995 Jaffe Foundation Award for Paper Fish.

External Links

Tina DeRosa on WorldCat

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