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Individual Author Record

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Name:  Aaron Anstett  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Born: N/A


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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