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Individual Author Record

General Information


Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Poetry

Born: in 1957



Illinois Connection

Newman is a Presidential Research Professor at Northern Illinois University. She lives in DeKalb.

Biographical and Professional Information

Amy Newman holds a Ph.D. in English Literature and Language from Ohio University. She has published more than 200 poems. They have appeared in The Ohio Review, Colorado Review, Denver Quarterly, The Gettysburg Review, Haydens Ferry Review, Willow Springs, Indiana Review, The Carolina Quarterly, The Connecticut Poetry Review, among others. She is also the editor of Ancora Imparo, an online journal that explores the artist as scholar and the artistic process as ongoing enlightenment.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- """Order, or Disorder"""

-- *Cleveland State University Poetry Center Prize, 1995


-- """Other Awards"""

-- Fellowships in Poetry from the Ohio and Illinois Arts Councils