Gabrielle Calvocoressi is the author of The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart; Apocalyptic Swing, which was a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize; and Rocket Fantastic, winner of the Audre Lorde Award for Lesbian Poetry. Calvocoressi is the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships including a Stegner Fellowship and Jones Lectureship from Stanford University, a Rona Jaffe Woman Writer's Award, a Lannan Foundation residency, the Bernard F. Conners Prize from the Paris Review, and a residency from the Civitella di Ranieri Foundation. Calvocoressi teaches at UNC Chapel Hill and lives in Old East Durham, North Carolina.
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