Bat-Ami, Miriam

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BAT-AMI, Miriam

BAT-AMI, Miriam. American, b. 1950. Genres: Children's fiction. Career: University of Pittsburgh, PA, teaching fellow in English, 1980-84; Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, instructor in English, 1984-89; Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, assistant professor, 1989-94, associate professor, 1994-2000, professor of English, 2001-. Publications: Sea, Salt, and Air (picture book), 1993; When the Frost Is Gone, 1994; Dear Elijah (middle-grade novel), 1995; Two Suns in the Sky (young adult novel), 1999. Contributor of critical essays to journals. Contributor of short stories and poetry to periodicals. Address: Department of English, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]