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Ted Genoways

Ted Genoways, American editor, writer. Recipient Hackney Literature award in poetry Birmingham Southern/Hackney Trust, 1995, Guy Owen Poetry prize Southern Poetry Review, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1997, 98. Member Academy American Poets (prize 1998), Poetry Society of America, Associated Writing Programs (Intro award 1995).

Background

  • Genoways, Ted was born on April 13, 1972 in Lubbock, Texas, United States. Son of Hugh Howard and Joyce Elaine (Cox) Genoways.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, 1994. Master of Arts, Texas Tech University, 1996. Postgrad., University Virginia.

    Career

    • Editorial assistant Prairie Schooner, Lincoln, 1992-1994, Texas Tech University Press, Lubbock, 1994-1996. Publicity director Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, 1997-1998. Editor Meridian, since 1998.

    Works

    • Author: (poetry collection) The Dead Have a Way of Returning, 1997. Contributing writer Boston Book Review, since 1997. Editor: (poetry collection) Burning the Hymnal: The Uncollected Poems of William Kloefkorn, 1994.

      Advisory editor Callaloo, since 1998. Special consultant Prairie Schooner, 1994.

    Membership

    Member Academy American Poets (prize 1998), Poetry Society of America, Associated Writing Programs (Intro award 1995).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Anne Andrei, August 29, 1998.
    • father: Hugh Howard Genoways
    • mother: Joyce Elaine (Cox) Genoways
    • spouse: Mary Anne Andrei
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    Born April 13, 1972
    (age 44)
    Nationality
    • 1994
      Nebraska Wesleyan University
    • 1996
      Texas Tech University
    • 1992 - 1994
      Editorial assistant, Prairie Schooner
      Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
    • 1994 - 1996
      Editorial assistant, Prairie Schooner
      Lubbock, Texas, United States
    • 1997 - 1998
      publicity director, Virginia Festival of the Book
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1998
      editor Meridian