Writers

NEBRASKA WRITERS
WRITERS BEYOND NEBRASKA
BIBLIOGRAPHIES & DIRECTORIES



NEBRASKA WRITERS

This is a directory of published poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers living and working in Nebraska, or having strong ties to the state. It contains biographical material, selections from published work, lists of publications, a survey of commentary on the writer, and more.

To be included in the directory of Nebraska writers, a Nebraska writer of poetry, fiction, and/or creative nonfiction must have published a book or at least three poems or stories (or a combination).



A

Thomas Adamson
Lucy Adkins
Jonis Agee
Liz Ahl
Susan Aizenberg
Heather C Akerberg
Bess Streeter Aldrich
Victoria Alexander
Michael Anania
Kurt Andersen
Nina Duval Anderson
Evetta Andersson
Steven A Arts
Neil Azevedo

B

Thomas Baird
Poe Ballantine
Fred Ballard
Denise Banker
Rick Barba
Hadara Bar-Nadav
Jack Barron
Joe Basque
Grace Bauer
Peter G Beeson
Stephen Behrendt
Erin Belieu
Brian Bengtson
Miriam Ben-Yaacov
Leo Adam Biga
Sarah Biggs-Wudel
Dustin Black
Ron Block
Susanne George-Bloomfield
Jon Bokenkamp
Kevin Boos
Marta Boswell
Alan Boye
Denise Brady
Jennifer Brantley
Becky Breed
Kiara Brinkman
David Bristow
Amy Knox Brown
Marion Marsh Brown
Terri Brown-Davidson
JV Brummels
Jo Budler
Shirley Buettner
Roger Burkholder

C

Erik Campbell
Julie Carda
Deb Carpenter
Michael Cartwright
Lenora Castillo
Joy Castro
Joanne M Casullo
Willa Cather 1
Willa Cather 2
Michael Catherwood
Dan Chaon
Frank Chipasula
Robert Chrisman
Nicole Church
Robert Churchill
Jim Cihlar
Lowen Clausen
Colin Campbell Clements
Thomas Christopher
Shelly Clark
Marilyn Coffey
Mark Cohen
James Cole
Robert Coleman
Phil Condon
EP Conkle
Hull Cook
Lydia Cooper
Ana Marie Cox
Chauna Craig
George O Criswell
Pam Crooks
James Crotty
Connie Crow

D

Orsamus Charles Dake
Emily M Danforth
Meghan Daum
Kwame Dawes
Jean Delehant
Lynn DeNaeyer
Saundra DeRemer
Paul Dickey
Richard Dinges, Jr
Cat Dixon
Wheeler Winston Dixon
Mary Beth Dodson
Robin Leemann Donovan
Richard Dooling
Sean Doolittle
Marilyn Dorf
Lorraine Duggin
Richard Duggin
Michael Dumanis
Nancy Duncan
Barbara Ann Dush
Shannon Dyer

E

Mignon Eberhart
Catherine Le Master Eckrich
Paul Eggers
Loren Eiseley
Robert Eisenberg
AB Emrys
James Engelhardt

F

Sarah Fairchild
Fidel Fajardo-Acosta
Reneé Fajardo-Anstine
Daryl Farmer
Gene Fendt
Dorothy Canfield Fisher
Kate Flaherty
Erin Flanagan
Mary Tolman Flannery
Sherrie Flick
Kenneth C Flint
Ted Florea
Charles Fort
Gwendolyn Foster
Patti Frazee
Katie F-S
Mark Edwin Fuehrer

G

Gary Gabelhouse
Marcus Galloway
Ernest K Gann
Megan Gannon
Dominique Garay
Ricardo Garcia
David Gardiner
Virgil Geddes
J Ruth Gendler
Ted Genoways
Susanne George-Bloomfield
Micaela Gilchrist
Merrill Gilfillan
Benjamin Gotschall
Ann Gradwohl
Patrick Worth Gray
KC Greenlief
Kelly Grey Carlisle
Lee Grimes
Teri Grimm

H

SC Hahn
Renee Halverson
Laura A Hansen
Ron Hansen
Twyla Hansen
Dave Harm
Season Harper-Fox
Neil Harrison
Kent Haruf
Nancy Peters Hastings
Doug Heckman
Donal Heffernan
Allison Hedge Coke
Michelle Herman
Heidi Hermanson
Lucille Roy Hewitson
Pat Higgins
Eric Hoffman
Larry Holland
Joe E Holoubek
Art Homer
Michael J Huckabee
Glenn Hughes
Lew Hunter
JM Huscher

I

J

Mary Strong Jackson
Tyrone Jaeger
John Janovy, Jr
Pamela Carter Joern
Paul A Johnsgard
Alvin Johnson
Gary David Johnson
John Philip Johnson
Laurel Johnson
Linnea Johnson
Carl Jonas
Marnita Jondle
Bryan L Jones

K

Julie Kaewert
Timothy Kaldahl
Stephanie Kallos
Alex Kava
Liz Kay
Weldon Kees
Kathryn Kelley
Katie Kelly
Shayne Kennedy
Monica Kershner
Natasha Kessler
Catherine Kidwell
Robert King
Maureen Kingston
Kurt Klein
William Kloefkorn
Alyx Knight
Lisa Knopp
Adrian Gibbons Koesters
Eric Konigsberg
Ted Kooser
Mona Koppelman
Greg Kosmicki
Jeff Koterba
Harley Jane Kozak
Mel Krutz
Greg Kuzma

L

Jeff Lacey
Jen Lambert
Adam Lane
Wopashitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa
Steve Langan
Kevin Lawler
Michael Lawler
Dan Leamen
Debrah Lechner
Trudy Lewis
Sarah Lihz
Ken Lincoln
Aaron Raz Link
Judy Lorenzen
Steven Lovett
Lorna Luben
Deanna Kern Ludwin
Glenna Luschei
Kem Luther
Gayle Lynds

M

Dave Madden
Kelly Madigan
James Magorian
Mordecai Marcus
Rick Marlatt
Doug Marr
David Martin
Gregory Martin
Lee Martin
Clif Mason
Matt Mason
Janelle Masters
Nancy McCabe
Michael McCandless
David McCleery
Nancy McCleery
RF McEwen
Deborah McGinn
John McKernan
James McKinley
Sarah McKinstry-Brown
John McNally
Tom McNeal
G Gray McVicker
Beverly Merrick
Court Merrigan
Constance Merritt
Bruce Messersmith
Curtis Meyer
Oscar Micheaux
Julie Miller
Kenny Miller
Matthew Miller
Warren V Miller
Karen Mockler
Dr Melissa F Moler
Sally Molini
Anna Monardo
Sandy Montag
Amelia Maria de la Luz Montes
Lois Jean Moore
Wright Morris
Victoria Morrow
Tony Moton
Nancy Moser
David Philip Mullins
Annette Murrell
Carol Muske Dukes

N

Charlene Neely
John G Neihardt
Bruce R Nelson
Anita Norman
Lisa Dale Norton
Erin Noteboom

O

Biljana Obradovic
George O'Connell
Tillie Olsen
Frank S O'Neal
Jack Ostergaard
Lon Otto

P

Mike Palacek
Marian O'Brien Paul
Alexander Payne
Joel Peckham
Matt Peckham
Susan Atefat Peckham
Adam Peterson
Joseph R Phelan
Mary Pipher
Jessica Pitchford
Amy Plettner
Douglas Polk
Rainey Polk
Oliver Pollak
Andy Pollock
Andrea Portes
Cindy Prater
John Price
Noelle Ptomey

Q

Amil Quayle

R

Ladette Randolph
Keith Ratzlaff
Hilda Raz
Saba Razvi
John Rector
James Reed
Robert Reed
Jim Reese
Hugh Reilly
Robert Reilly
Yelizaveta P Renfro
William J Reynolds
Robert Richter
Mary Ridder
Agnes Riedmann
CR Riehle
Michael Rips
Todd Robinson
Ray Ronci
Arra Lynne Ross
Bob Ross
Rainbow Rowell

S

Marjorie Saiser
Cyndy Salzmann
Mark Sanders
Lisa Sandlin
Brandon Sanderson
Mari Sandoz
Timothy Schaffert
Roy Scheele
Jo Ann Schmidman
Jeanne Schieffer
Barbara Schmitz
Steven P Schneider
Catherine Schuett
Daena Schweiger
Mark Scott
George Shaffner
Gerald Shapiro
Karl Shapiro
NL Sharp
James Shea
Georgann Sheets
Nina Shevchuk-Murray
Rajean Shepherd
Jody Shields
Karen Gettert Shoemaker
Rachel Shukert
Red Shuttleworth
Sherry Siwinski
Michael Skau
Tim Skeen
Judith Slater
Mona Z Smith
Annette Snyder
James Solheim
Judith Sornberger
Marcia Southwick
Nicholas Sparks
Brent Spencer
Dwaine Spieker
Connie Kostel Spittler
Dianne Stannish
Sarah Lihz Staroska
Christine Hope Starr
Frances Cook Steen
Mary Helen Stefaniak
Olga Folda Stepanek
Christine Stewart-Nuñez
MK Stillwell
Carla Stout
Susan Strayer
Ronica Stromberg
John Struloeff
Ellen Struve
Jordan Stump
Scott Harrison Sutton
Terese Svoboda
Toni V Sweeney
Marly Swick

T

Megan Terry
Christopher Thomas
Dorothy Thomas
Jim Thompson
Brad Tice
LaRayne Topp
William Trowbridge
Otis Twelve

U

V

Lisa Verigin
Kris Vervaecke
Shannon Vessley
Valerie Lee Vierk
Robert Vivian
Benjamin Vogt
Jon Volkmer
Allan Vorda

W

Miles Waggener
Nancy Sharp Wagner
Stacey Waite
Charlotte Zoe Walker
Mildred Walker
Sally J Walker
Eamonn Wall
Rex Walton
Deb Walz
Coreen Dwyer Wees
Chad Weidner
Don Welch
Nancy Welch
Roger Welsch
Kathleene West
Hargis G Westerfield
Nancy G Westerfield
Frank Wheeler
Theodore Wheeler
Tamora Whitney
Stephanie Grace Whitson
David Wiltse
Karen List Wingett
Don Winslow
Craig Womack
Sherry Wright
Katie Wudel
Richard David Wyatt

X

Y

Sandra Yannone
Nellie Snyder Yost
Jinmei Yuan

Z

Norbert Zaenglein
Paul Zarzyski
David Michael Zink
Fredrick Zydek


WRITERS BEYOND NEBRASKA


A

Edward Abbey
Lee K Abbott
Chinua Achebe
Anna Akhmatova 1
Anna Akhmatova 2
Vicente Aleixandre
Sherman Alexie
Isabel Allende
Dorothy Allison
Yehuda Amichai
AR Ammons
Rudolfo Anaya
Maya Angelou
Gloria Anzaldúa
Tony Ardizzone
John Ashbery
Margaret Atwood
WH Auden 1
WH Auden 2

B

Jimmy Santiago Baca
James Baldwin
Amiri Baraka
Julian Barnes
Andrea Barrett
John Barth
Roland Barthes
Donald Barthelme
Frederick Barthelme
Rick Bass
Charles Baxter
Ann Beattie
Leslee Becker
Samuel Beckett
Robin Behn
Madison Smartt Bell
Wendell Berry
John Berryman
Elizabeth Bishop
William Blake
Amy Bloom
Carol Bly
Robert Bly
Louise Bogan
Eavan Boland
Jorge Luis Borges 1
Jorge Luis Borges 2
David Bottoms
Elizabeth Bowen
T Coraghessan Boyle
Andre Breton
Gwendolyn Brooks
Charles Bukowski
William S Burroughs
Frederick Busch

C

Bo Caldwell
Italo Calvino
Bonnie Jo Campbell
Raymond Carver
Ana Castillo
Constantine P Cavafy
Lorna Dee Cervantes
Lan Samantha Chang
John Cheever
Anton Chekhov
Marilyn Chin
Sandra Cisneros
Amy Clampitt
Lucille Clifton 1
Lucille Clifton 2
JM Coetzee
Judith Ortiz Cofer
Gregory Corso
Julio Cortázar
Hart Crane 1
Hart Crane 2
Robert Creeley
Harry Crews
Victor Hernández Cruz
Countee Cullen
ee cummings

D

Stevie Davies
Rubén Darío
Junot Diaz
James Dickey
Harriet Doerr
Ivan Doig
Hilda Doolittle (HD)
Mark Doty
Rita Dove
Andre Dubus
Andre Dubus III
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Robert Duncan
Stephen Dunn
Marguerite Duras

E

Cornelius Eady
Umberto Eco 1
Umberto Eco 2
TS Eliot
Lynn Emanuel
Louise Erdrich
Martín Espada

F

William Faulkner
Lawrence Ferlinghetti
F Scott Fitzgerald
Zelda Fitzgerald
Horton Foote
Carolyn Forché
Ford Madox Ford
Richard Ford
Jonathan Franzen
Robert Frost 1
Robert Frost 2
Carlos Fuentes
Alice Fulton

G

Ernest Gaines
Mavis Gallant
Cristina Garcia
John Gardner
Tim Gautreaux
Kaye Gibbons 1
Kaye Gibbons 2
Allen Ginsberg
Dana Gioia
Nikki Giovanni
Douglas Glover
Louise Glück
Robert Graves
Graham Greene
Eamon Grennan
Alain Robbe-Grillet
Thom Gunn

H

Marilyn Hacker
Fred Haefele
Donald Hall
Patricia Hampl
Elizabeth Hardwick
Joy Harjo
Michael S Harper
Jim Harrison
Robert Hass
Robert Hayden
Seamus Heaney
Anthony Hecht
Joseph Heller
Ernest Hemingway 1
Ernest Hemingway 2
Amy Hempel
Garrett Hongo
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Pam Houston
Andrew Hudgins
Langston Hughes
Ted Hughes
Richard Hugo
Lynda Hull
Zora Neale Hurston

I

John Irving

J

Randall Jarrell
Robinson Jeffers
Gish Jen
Charles Johnson
James Joyce 1
James Joyce 2

K

Franz Kafka
Mary Karr
Jane Kenyon
Jesse Lee Kercheval
Jack Kerouac
Ken Kesey
Galway Kinnell
WP Kinsella
Etheridge Knight
Yusef Komunyakaa
Nicole Krauss
Maxine Kumin
Milan Kundera 1
Milan Kundera 2
Stanley Kunitz

L

Anne Lamott
Li-Young Lee
Doris Lessing
Denise Levertov
Primo Levi
Philip Levine 1
Philip Levine 2
John L'Heureux
Timothy Liu
Margot Livesey
Phillip Lopate
Federico García Lorca
Audre Lorde
Adrian Louis
Amy Lowell
Robert Lowell
Malcolm Lowry

M

Norman Mailer 1
Norman Mailer 2
Thomas Mann
Katherine Mansfield
Gabriel G Márquez 1
Gabriel G Márquez 2
Bobbie Ann Mason
Wendell Mayo
Cormac McCarthy
Michael McClure
Carson McCullers
Walt McDonald
Heather McHugh
Jay McInerney
James McKinley
James Merrill
WS Merwin
E St Vincent Millay
Henry Miller
Leslie Adrienne Miller
Czeslaw Milosz
Denise Mina
Valerie Miner
N Scott Momaday
John Montague
Dinty Moore
Lorrie Moore 1
Lorrie Moore 2
Marianne Moore
Toni Morrison
Bharati Mukherjee
Alice Munro
Haruki Murakami

N

Vladimir Nabokov
Pablo Neruda

O

Joyce Carol Oates
Edna O'Brien
Tim O'Brien
Flannery O'Connor
Frank O'Connor
Frank O'Hara
Sharon Olds
Mary Oliver
Charles Olson
Susan Orlean
Gregory Orr
Simon Ortiz
Cynthia Ozick

P

Grace Paley
Eric Pankey
Dorothy Parker
Octavio Paz
Benjamin Percy
Walker Percy
Marge Piercy
Sylvia Plath
Stanley Plumly
Katherine Anne Porter
Ezra Pound
Annie Proulx
Wyatt Prunty
Thomas Pynchon

Q

R

Ishmael Reed
William Reichard
Adrienne Rich
Tomás Rivera
Richard Robbins
Mary Robison
Richard Rodriguez
Theodore Roethke
Philip Roth
Muriel Rukeyser
Salman Rushdie

S

Ira Sadoff
JD Salinger
Scott Russell Sanders
George Saunders
Delmore Schwartz
David Sedaris
Anne Sexton
Bill Shakespeare
Sam Shepard
Anita Shreve
Susan Richards Shreve
Charles Simic
Jane Smiley
Gary Snyder
Susan Sontag
Gary Soto
Wole Soyinka
William Stafford
Maura Stanton
Wallace Stegner
Gertrude Stein
John Steinbeck
Gerald Stern
Wallace Stevens 1
Wallace Stevens 2
Robert Stone
Ruth Stone
Mark Strand
May Swenson

T

Amy Tan
James Tate
Paul Theroux
Dylan Thomas
Jean Toomer

U

John Updike

V

Paul Valéry
Mona Van Duyn
Maria Vargas Llosa
Kurt Vonnegut

W

Derek Walcott 1
Derek Walcott 2
Alice Walker
David Foster Wallace
Sharon Oard Warner
James Welch
Eudora Welty
Edith Wharton
Edmund White
Walt Whitman 1 Walt Whitman 2
Richard Wilbur
William C Williams
Yvor Winters
David Wojahn
Tobias Wolff
Virginia Woolf
CD Wright
Charles Wright
Franz Wright
James Wright
Richard Wright

X

Lu Xun

Y

William Butler Yeats 1
William Butler Yeats 2
Barry Yourgrau

Z



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