Yvonne Zipter

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General Information

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Name: Yvonne Zipter

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry & Non-Fiction

Born: 1954 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/YvonneZipterWrites

Twitter: https://twitter.com/yvonnezipter

Email: yvonne@yvonnezipter.com

Photo Credit: Brian McConkey

Illinois Connection

Zipter lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Yvonne Zipter is an author and the Manuscript Editor at the University of Chicago Press.

Published Works

  • Diamonds Are A Dykes Best Friend, Firebrand Books, 1989
  • The Patience of Metal, Hutchinson House, 1990
  • Ransacking the Closet, Spinster Inc., 1995

Titles at Your Library

Diamonds Are a Dyke's Best Friend: Reflections, Reminiscences, and Reports from the Field on the Lesbian National Pastime

ISBN: 0932379478
Release Date: 1988-10-01

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The Patience of Metal

ISBN: 0962535303
Release Date: 1990-02

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Literary Awards

As If the Night Could Heal Itself

  • May Swenson Poetry Award Finalist, 2002

The Patience of Metal

  • Lambda Literary Award Finalist
  • Poetry Society of America's Melville Cane Award Runner Up
  • Chicago Book Clinic Honor Book

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Yvonne Zipter on WorldCat


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