Patricia Smith biography

Patricia Smith

Playwright, Author

1955 –

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Who is Patricia Smith?

Patricia Smith is an American poet, spoken-word performer, playwright, author, writing teacher, and former journalist. She has published poems in literary magazines and journals including TriQuarterly, Poetry, The Paris Review, Tin House, and in anthologies including American Voices and The Oxford Anthology of African-American Poetry. She is on the faculties of the Stonecoast MFA Program in Creative Writing and the Low-Residency MFA Program in Creative Writing at Sierra Nevada College.

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Born
Jun 25, 1955
Chicago
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Master of Fine Arts, University of Southern Maine
    Creative writing
    (2006 - 2008)
Lived in
  • Howell Township

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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