Allison Benis White

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BIOGRAPHY
 

Allison Benis White is the author of Small Porcelain Head, selected by Claudia Rankine for the Four Way Books Levis Prize in Poetry, and Self-Portrait with Crayon, winner of the Cleveland State University Poetry Center First Book Prize. Her poems have appeared in The American Poetry Review, The Iowa Review, and Ploughshares, among other journals. Her honors include the Indiana Review Poetry Prize, Prairie Schooner's Bernice Slote Award, and a Writers Exchange Award from Poets & Writers. She teaches at the University of California, Irvine and Chapman University.

Contact Allison at abenis@uci.edu.


 

 


Allison Benis White

 

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