NYQ Press is proud to announce the Publication of On My Way to Becoming a Man by award winning poet A. D. Winans
Publication Information: 5½ x 8½ in.; 116 Pages; ISBN: 978-1-935520-25-2 Library of Congress Control Number: 2014934950
Publication Date: May 31, 2014. Website: http://books.nyq.org/author/adwinans
Retail: 14.95, plus postage and shipping.
Availability: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Powell’s, Small Press Distribution (SPD). To the Trade: Ingram Distribution, SPD
Winans is an award-winning poet and a 2014 recipient of a Kathy Acker poetry award. He is a member of PEN and the author of over sixty books of poetry and prose. He edited and published Second Coming for seventeen years. He worked for the San Francisco Arts Commission for five years as an editor and writer. His work has been published internationally in over 1,500 literary journals and anthologies. In 2002 a poem of his was set to music and performed at Alice Tully Music Hall. The New England Conservatory of Music accepted several of his poems to be set to music and performed at a later date. In 2006 he won a PEN Josephine Miles award for excellence in literature and in 2009 PEN Oakland presented him with a Lifetime Achievement Award. He has served on the Board of Directors of several literary and art organizations, and is currently an advisory board member for the proposed San Francisco International Poetry Library.
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