Spires, Elizabeth (1952 - )

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  • Angel
  • At the Bambi Motel
  • Black Fairy Tale
  • Boardwalk
  • Catchpenny Road
  • Cemetery Reef
  • Death Dress
  • Fabergé's Egg
  • Glass-Bottom Boat
  • Globe
  • Letter from Swan’s Island
  • Letter in July
  • Mansion Beach
  • Mutoscope
  • My Daughter
  • Ocean City: Early March
  • Profil Perdu
  • S N A I L
  • Sims: The Game
  • The Bodies
  • The Playground
  • Two Characters in Search of a Metaphor
  • Waving Goodbye

     

      • Davis, William V.. "Elizabeth Spires". Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 120: American Poets Since World War II, Third Series. A Bruccoli Clark Layman Book. Edited by R. S. Gwynn, Lamar University. The Gale Group, 1992. pp. 291-292.
      • Spires, Elizabeth. Boardwalk. Cleveland, Ohio: Bits, 1980.
      • --. Globe. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1981. PS3569 .P554 G57 University of Toronto Libraries at Downsview
      • --. Swan's Island. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1985. PS3569 .P554 S92 1985 University of Toronto Libraries at Downsview
      • --. Annonciade. New York: Viking/Penguin, 1989. PS3569 .P554 A83 1989 University of Toronto Libraries at Downsview
      • --. Worldling. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1995. PS3569 .P554 W67 1995 Robarts Library
Given Name: 
Elizabeth
Family Name: 
Spires
Birth Date: 
May 28, 1952
Death Date: 
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Family Relations: 
father : Richard C. Spires
mother : Sue Spires
husband : Madison Smartt Bell (from 15 Jun. 1985)
daughter : Celia Dovell
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First RPO Edition: 
2009