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Florence Weinberger

b. 1932

Biography

Florence Weinberger is the author of six published collections of poetry, the most recent These Days of Simple Mooring, winner of the 2022 Blue Light Book Award. Five times nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and Best of the Net, her poetry has appeared in a number of literary magazines, including The Comstock Review, Nimrod, Poetry East, Rattle, Baltimore Review, Calyx, Mantis, Miramar, The River Styx, North American Review, and The Los Angeles Review. Her poems have also been published in many anthologies, including Blood to Remember: American Poets on the Holocaust, The New Los Angeles Poets, So Luminous the Wildflowers, and The Widows’ Handbook.

Current City, State, Country

Malibu, California, USA

Birth City, State, Country

New York, New York, USA

Published Works

These Days of Simple Mooring (Blue Light Press, 2022)
Ghost Tattoo (Tebot Bach, 2018)
Sacred Graffiti (Tebot Bach, 2010)
Carnal Fragrance (Red Hen Press, 2004)
Breathing Like a Jew (Chicory Blue Press, 1997)
The Invisible Telling Its Shape (Fithian Press, 1997)

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Education

B. A. Hunter College
Post Graduate Courses: Cal State Northridge, UCLA

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