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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Maureen Tolman Flannery  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Born: 1947 in Worland, Wyoming


-- Maureen Tolman Flannery on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=maureen++tolman+flannery


Illinois Connection

Flannery lives in Evanston, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Maureen Tolman Flannery, author of ''Secret of the Rising Up: Poems of Mexico'', and ''Remembered into Lif''e, has recently released her first anthology, ''Knowing Stones: Poems of Exotic Places''. Born and raised on a Wyoming ranch, she works for a surgeon in Chicago, where she lives with her actor husband Dan and their four children. Maureen is an award-winning poet whose work has been selected for inclusion in thirty anthologies and over seventy-five literary and poetry journals, including ''Atlantic R''eview, ''Blue Mesa Re''view, ''Birmingham Poetry Review'', ''Evansville Review'', ''Karamu'', ''Owen Wister Review'', ''Pinyon Poetry'', ''spelunker flophouse'', and ''Green Hill Literary Lantern''.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Secret of the rising up :
ISBN: 0934272506. OCLC Number:

John Gordon Burke Publisher,. Evanston, IL :. ©1998.

Knowing stones :
ISBN: 0934272611. OCLC Number:

John Gordon Burke Publisher,. [Evanston, IL] :. ©2000.

Ancestors in the landscape /
ISBN: 0934272808. OCLC Number:

John Gordon Burke Publisher,. [Evanston, Ill.?] :. ©2004.

A fine line :
ISBN: 1933126051. OCLC Number:

Fractal Edge Press :. Chicago, IL :. 2004.


Awards

Joanne Hirshfield Memorial Award-First

Illinois Art Award

Tallgrass Writers Award

Margin Contest

Sparrowgrass Award

New River Poets

Atlanta Review Contest

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)