Eleanor Lerman

Eleanor Lerman's first book of poetry, Armed Love (Wesleyan University Press, 1973), published when she was twenty-one, was nominated for a National Book Award. She has since published four other award-winning collections of poetry. In 2009, she published a collection of short stories, THE BLONDE ON THE TRAIN (Mayapple Press, 2009). Among her awards are the 2006 Milton Dorfman Poetry Prize, the 2006 Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize from the Academy of American Poets, and a 2007 Poetry Fellowship...See more