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Sarah A. Etlinger

b. 1982

Current City, State, Country

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Birth City, State, Country

Nashua, New Hampshire, USA


Sarah A. Etlinger is a poet and professor of English who currently lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with her family. A New Hampshire native, she has always been in touch with her Jewish roots. Her work blends her Jewish background with contemporary concerns of parenthood, feminism, relationships, and literary influences. Her interests include cooking, baking, traveling, and spending time by Lake Michigan.

Published Works

The Weather GodsĀ (Fernwood Press, Nov. 2022)
Little Human Things (Clare Songbirds, 2020)
Never One for PromisesĀ (Kelsay Books, 2018)

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Current Title

Professor of Composition and Literature, Rock Valley College


Skidmore College, B.A. with Honors, English
Syracuse University, M.A., English
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Ph.D. Rhetoric and Composition

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