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Name:  Aaron Anstett  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

-- Aaron Anstett on WorldCat --

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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

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