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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  M. Eliza Hamilton  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Poetry



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Hamilton lives in Evanston, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Hamilton is is a poet, novelist, teacher, artist-in-residence and Reiki Master whose work focuses on recovering the lost voices of the Middle Passage through cellular memory.Her work has been published in numerous anthologies and journals, including ''Beyond the Frontier: African-American Poetry for the 21st Century'', ''Knowing Stones: Poems of Exotic Places'', ''Jane's Stories II'' and ''rhino''. She has been featured on PBS, WBEZ, WVON, and CBS Sunday Morning.

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