Alice Friman, GPC 2001-2002
Alice Friman is the author of eight collections of poetry, most recently Vinculum
(LSU, 2011), The Book of the Rotten Daughter (BkMk,
Press 2006) and Zoo (Arkansas,
winner of the Ezra Pound Poetry Award from Truman State University and
the Sheila Margaret Motton Prize from the New England Poetry Club.
Friman’s other book publications include Inverted
Fire (BkMK Press, 1997) and Reporting
from Corinth (Barnwood Press Cooperative, 1984). Her poems appear in Poetry,
The Georgia Review, Boulevard, The Southern Review, The Gettysburg Review, and
Shenandoah, which awarded
Friman the 2002 James Boatwright III Prize for Poetry. She has received
fellowships from the Indiana Arts Commission and the Arts Council of
Indianapolis and has been awarded residencies at many colonies,
including MacDowell and Yaddo. She was named Writer
in Residence at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest in 2003-04, and
is the winner of three prizes from the Poetry Society of America.
Professor Emerita at the University of Indianapolis, she now lives in
Milledgeville, Georgia where she is Poet-in-Residence
at Georgia College & State University.
Visit Alice Friman at her home page.
The Gettysburg Review.
“Watermelon.”Verse Daily. 2007.
“The Fireman and His
Wife.” Verse Daily.
“Dust.” Verse Daily. 2006.
“The Exile.” Verse Daily. 2002.
Bio and Poetry at poetryfoundation.org.