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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Suzanne Buffam  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1972 in Montreal, Canada

-- Suzanne Buffam on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Suzanne was born in Montreal and raised in Vancouver, BC. Suzanne currently live in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Suzanne is the author of two collections of poetry. She earned an MA in English from Concordia University in Montreal, and an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop. She currently teaches creative writing at the University of Chicago.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


  • Gerald Lampert Award in 2006,
  • Past Imperfect

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