Nebraska Center for Writers

Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of Karen Gettert Shoemaker


The Meaning of Names. Red Hen Press, 2014.

Night Sounds and Other Stories, Dufour Editions, 2002.


Prairie Schooner, South Dakota Review, West Wind Review, Kalliope, Credo, Arachne, Foliage, Fine Lines, Heartlands Today, The Nebraska Review, and elsewhere.


Non-fiction has been aired on Nebraska Public Radio's "Nebraska Nightly" and published in several state newspapers and trade magazines.


Merit Award, Nebraska Arts Council, 2006.

Winner, Nebraska Book Award for Short Fiction (2003)

The Nebraska Press Association Award (1996)

The Vreeland Prize for fiction (1996)

Mari Sandoz/Prairie Schooner awards (1991 and 1993)

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