Braverman, Melanie 1960-
BRAVERMAN, Melanie 1960-
PERSONAL: Born October 9, 1960, in Iowa City, IA; daughter of M. N. (in business) and June (a college administrator; maiden name, Rotman) Braverman; companion of Sally Randolph (a poet and sculptor). Education: Attended Evergreen State College. Religion: Jewish. Hobbies and other interests: Ceramics, "bodywork," film, visual arts.
ADDRESSES: Home and offıce—P.O. Box 1404, Provincetown, MA 02657; fax: 508-487-2456. Agent— Edite Kroll Literary Agency, 12 Grayhurst Park, Portland, ME 04102. E-mail—[email protected]
CAREER: Writer. Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, visiting writer, 2003; teacher at symposia and workshops.
AWARDS, HONORS: Fellow in poetry and fiction, Massachusetts Cultural Council, 1996.
East Justice (novel), Permanent Press (Sag Harbor, NY), 1996.
Red (poetry), Perugia Press (Florence, MA), 2002.
Work represented in anthologies, including Welcome to Your Life, Milkweed Editions (Minneapolis, MN), 1998. Contributor to periodicals, including American Poetry Review, American Voice, Provincetown Arts, Southern Poetry Review, and Carolina Quarterly.
BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:
Lambda Book Report, October, 2002, Carol Rosenfeld, review of Red, p. 18.*