Kim Addonizio

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Kim Addonizio
Born Kim Addie
(1954-07-31) July 31, 1954 (age 60)
Bethesda, Maryland
Citizenship American
Education Georgetown University
San Francisco State University
Occupation poet, novelist

Kim Addonizio (born Kim Addie, July 31, 1954, Bethesda, Maryland[1]) is an American poet and novelist.

Life[edit]

Addonizio is the daughter of tennis champion Pauline Betz and sports writer Bob Addie.

She briefly attended Georgetown University and American University before dropping out of both.[2] She later moved to San Francisco and received a B.A. and M.F.A. from San Francisco State University. She has taught at San Francisco State University and Goddard College.[3]

She has a daughter, Aya Cash, and currently lives in Oakland, California.

Awards[edit]

Works[edit]

Poetry[edit]

Fiction[edit]

Non-Fiction[edit]

Anthologies[edit]

  • Billy Collins, ed. (2005). "Chicken". 180 more: extraordinary poems for every day. Random House, Inc. ISBN 978-0-8129-7296-2. 
  • Sam Hamill, Sally Anderson, ed. (2003). "Cranes in August". Poets against the War. Thunder's Mouth Press. ISBN 978-1-56025-539-0. 
  • Billy Collins, David Lehman, ed. (2006). The best American poetry, 2006. Scribner Poetry. ISBN 978-0-7432-5759-6. 
  • Kim Addonizio, Laurie Duesing, Dorianne Laux (1987). Three West Coast Women. Five Fingers Poetry. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.redroom.com/author/kim-addonizio/bio
  2. ^ Addonizio, Kim (2009). Ordinary genius : a guide for the poet within (1st ed. ed.). New York: W.W. Norton. pp. 55–56. ISBN 978-0-393-33416-6. 
  3. ^ http://www.poets.org/poet.php/prmPID/725

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