Kim Addonizio

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Kim Addonizio
BornKim Addie
(1954-07-31) July 31, 1954 (age 60)
Bethesda, Maryland
CitizenshipAmerican
EducationGeorgetown University
San Francisco State University
Occupationpoet, novelist
 
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Kim Addonizio
BornKim Addie
(1954-07-31) July 31, 1954 (age 60)
Bethesda, Maryland
CitizenshipAmerican
EducationGeorgetown University
San Francisco State University
Occupationpoet, 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.

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Works[edit]

Poetry[edit]

Fiction[edit]

Non-Fiction[edit]

Anthologies[edit]

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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