Party affiliation: Democrat
Susan Atefat Peckham, American literature educator, writer. Recipient National Poetry Series award. Volunteer Caritas, Waco, 1988-1991, Habitat for Humanity, Waco, 1988-1991, American Red Cross, 1988-1991, March of Dimes, 1988-1991, others. Member Modern Language Association, Associated Writing Programs, Breadloaf Writer's Conference.
Editorial assistant Prairie Schooner literature magazine, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1995-1999. Teaching assistant University Nebraska, 1994-1999. Assistant professor English and Creative Writing Hope College, Holland, Michigan, since 1999.
Active Academy American Poets Young Writers conference St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York, 2001, Longwood College Author's Series, Farmville, Virginia, 2001, Visiting Writer's Series, Hope College, 2000, others.
- That Kind of Sleep (National Poetry Series)
- This stunning National Poetry Series winner invites readers behind the opaque curtain that has traditionally concealed the lives of modern and traditional Iranian women.
- That Kind of Sleep (National Poetry Series) by Atefat Peckham, Susan (2001) Paperback
- First Edition Thus
Born August 12, 1970
1994 - 1999
1995 - 1999