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Yvonne Zipter

Born: 1954 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Zipter lives in Chicago.

Biography: Yvonne Zipter is an author and the Manuscript Editor at the University of Chicago Press.

  • '''''As If the Night Could Heal Itself'''''
  • -- May Swenson Poetry Award Finalist, 2002 '''''The Patience of Metal'''''
  • -- Lambda Literary Award Finalist
  • -- Poetry Society of America's Melville Cane Award Runner Up
  • -- Chicago Book Clinic Honor Book

Primary Literary Genre(s): Poetry & Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Yvonne Zipter on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Diamonds are a dyke's best friend :
ISBN: 0932379478 OCLC: 18558637

Firebrand Books, Ithaca, N.Y. : ©1988.

Ransacking the closet /
ISBN: 1883523060 OCLC: 31710262

Spinsters Ink, Duluth : ©1995.

Snapshots of daily lesbian life and ironic self-portraits from Zipter's syndicated column, Inside Out, plus new sketches on challenging subjects.

The patience of metal /
ISBN: 0962535303 OCLC: 21409901

Hutchinson House, Chicago : ©1990.