Ms. Alice Anderson

California, United States

Member Since: 07/31/2015

Alice Anderson is the author of HUMAN NATURE: POEMS, awarded both the Elmer Holmes Bobst Award from New York University and the Best First Book Prize from the Great Lakes Colleges Association. Her work is anthologized in ON THE VERGE: EMERGING ARTISTS IN AMERICA and AMERICAN POETRY: THE NEXT GENERATION. Winner of the Plum Review Prize and featured in THE COURAGE TO HEAL, Anderson's work can be found in literary journals here and abroad. Her memoir, SOME BRIGHT MORNING, I'LL FLY AWAY, sold at auction to St. Martin's Press and is forthcoming Fall 2016. 

Twitter Username: @alicepoet


  • Human Nature: Poems , New York University Press
  • Some Bright Morning, I'll Fly Away , St. Martin's Press


  • NYU Prize
  • Great Lakes Colleges Best First Book Prize


  • Bachelor of Arts in English from California State University, Sacramento (June 1991)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from Sarah Lawrence College (June 1993)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Poetry