Awards & Winners

Leslie Scalapino

Date of Birth 25-July-1944
Place of Birth Santa Barbara
(United States of America, California)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Writer, Playwright, Poet, Essayist, Editor, Publisher
Leslie Scalapino was a United States poet, experimental prose writer, playwright, essayist, and editor, sometimes grouped in with the Language poets, though she felt closely tied to the Beat poets. A longtime resident of California's Bay Area, she earned an M.A. in English from the University of California at Berkeley. One of Scalapino's most critically well-received works is way, a long poem which won the Poetry Center Award, the Lawrence Lipton Prize, and the American Book Award.

Awards by Leslie Scalapino

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American Book Awards
Honored for : Way