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Lawrence David Schimel, American writer. Member Academy American Poets, National Book Critics Circuit, Science Fiction Writers American, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

Background

Schimel, Lawrence David was born on October 16, 1971 in Manhattan, New York, United States. Son of Carl Joseph and Penni J. (Stampler) Schimel.

Education

Bachelor in English, Yale University, 1993.

Career

Mr. Schimel was a juror for the 2010 James Tiptree, Jr. Award. He is also one of the volunteer judges for the 2011 Lambda Literary Award.

Achievements

  • His work has received the Rhysling Award and has twice received the Lambda Literary Award.

Works

Membership

Schimel is a member of the National Book Critics Circle and the Academy of American Poets. His is a founding member of the Publishing Triangle, an organization of lesbians and gay men in the publishing industry, which he chaired for two terms (1996–1998).

Connections

father:
Carl Joseph Schimel

mother:
Penni J. (Stampler) Schimel