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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Ruth Goring  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT C:CHILD C:YA Fiction Non-Fiction Poetry

Born: 1954 in Kansas City, Kansas



Illinois Connection

Goring lives and works in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ruth Goring is a poet, visual artist, and book editor who grew up in Colombia. She is a senior manuscript editor at University of Chicago Press and teaches in the Graham School's editing certificate program.

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Titles At Your Library


-- """Picturing God""" *Gold Standard Selection, Junior Library Guild