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Pen Name: None
Pen Name: Christine Rinaldi Swanberg
Birth Year: 1949
Birth Year: 1949

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General Information

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Name: Christine Swanberg

Pen Name: Christine Rinaldi Swanberg

Birth Year: 1949

Place of Birth: Rockford, Illinois

Website: www.windpub.com/authors/swanberg.htm

Email: pobiz@core.com

Illinois Connection

Swanberg was born in and still resides in Rockford, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Swanberg has published several books of poetry and has been a teacher for over 30 years, mentoring both young and adult writers. She also serves as a judge for the Illinois Center for the Book's Illinois Emerging Writers Competition.

Published Works

  • Tonight on This Late Road, Erie Street Press, 1984
  • Invisible String, Erie Street Press, 1990
  • Slow Miracle, Lake Shore Publishing, 1992
  • The Tenderness of Memory, Plainview Press, 1995
  • The Red Lacquer Room, Chiron Press, 2001
  • Who Walks Among the Trees With Charity, Wind Publications, 2005

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Tonight, on This Late Road

ISBN: 0942582063
Release Date: 1984

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Invisible String

ISBN: 0942582160
Release Date: 1990-06

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Bread Upon the Waters

Release Date: 1990

The Tenderness of Memory: New and Selected Poems

ISBN: 0911051783
Release Date: 1995-02

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Who Walks Among the Trees with Charity

ISBN: 1893239357
Release Date: 2005-05-25

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Literary Awards

Awards from Peninsula Pulse, Nit and Wit, the Chicago Poetry Center, Womanspace, YWCA. 250 poems published in numerous national magazines.

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Christine Swanberg on WorldCat

Christine Swanberg on Amazon


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