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writer , poet

Hedwig Irene Gorski, American poet, writer. Recipient honorary resolution for poetry Texas Senate, 1993; grantee New Orleans Contemporary Arts Center, 1996, Media Artist's fellowship Louisiana Division Arts, 2002-2003, Fulbright fellow 2003-2004.

Background

Gorski, Hedwig Irene was born on July 18, 1949 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Joseph and Irene (Bus) Gorski.

Education

Associate of Arts, Mercer County Community College, 1969. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Nova Scotia College Art Design, 1976. Master of Arts, University Southwestern Louisiana, 1997.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Louisiana, 2001.

Career

Program coordinator Texas Circuit Writers Service Organization, Austin, 1981-1983. Executive director Perfection Productions, Lafayette, Louisiana, since 1985. Fellow Wroclaw (Poland) University, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Performance poet East of Eden Band, audio tape, 1985, Charted Canada Radio. Author: Snatches of the Visible Unreal, 1990, others.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, films.

Connections

Married Alfred Wishart Junior, November 1, 1973 (divorced 1979). Married D'Jalma Garnier III, December 26, 1979.

father:
Joseph Gorski

mother:
Irene (Bus) Gorski

spouses:
Alfred Wishart Junior

D'Jalma Garnier III