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Kathleen Vyn

Born: 1949 in Toledo, Ohio
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: *She has taught writing at Columbia College*She has spoken to students in Illinois

Biography: She taught writing as adjunct faculty at Columbia College, East-West University, Oakton Community College, and Chicago City College.

  • -- She received an Illinois Art Council Finalist Grant in prose(fiction) for 2006
  • -- She has received fellowships from the Ragdale Foundation, the Ossabaw Island Foundation, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, the Edna St. Vincent Millay Foundation and the Wurlitzer Foundation

Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction & Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers; Children; Young adult readers

Kathleen Vyn on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  Spring in the high Sierras /
ISBN: 0671330845 OCLC: 5799079

Describes the animal and plant life to be seen in springtime in the five climatic zones of the high Sierras.

  The prairie community /
ISBN: 0671329243 OCLC: 3844082

J. Messner, New York : ©1978.

Describes the activities of prairie animals during the year and ways in which the prairie has changed since the days of the Indians and early pioneers.