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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Aaron Anstett  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

-- Aaron Anstett on WorldCat --

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Biographical and Professional Information


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Titles At Your Library


  • Aaron Anstett's collection
  • Sustenance

    was the finalist for the 1998 Colorado Book Award in Poetry

  • His second collection,
  • No Accident

    , was selected by Philip Levine for the 2004 Backwaters Press Prize and won the 2006 Nebraska Book Award and the Balcones Poetry Prize

  • His poems have been featured on Garrison Keillor's Writer's Almanac

    Speaking Engagements

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