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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Sharon Solwitz  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult;


-- Sharon Solwitz on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Sharon lives in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

She is an associate professor English at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, where she teaches fiction writing. She lives in Chicago with her husband poet Barry Silesky. They edit ''Another Chicago Magazine''.

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  • Carl Sandburg Prize,
  • Blood and Milk

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