Jane Harrington, Wordsmith

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Jane Harrington’s career in the literary arts has spanned more than two decades. She has published books for the youth market (Scholastic, Lerner) and crafts literary fiction, creative nonfiction and lyric prose. Journals showcasing her work include Chautauqua, Feminine Collective, Claudius Speaks, Irish America, Eastern Iowa Review, Portland Review, Anthology of Appalachian Writers, and others. Her writing has been short-listed for prizes both nationally and internationally, and she is a fellow at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA). Jane currently teaches wordcraft and literature as a Visiting Assistant Professor of English at Washington & Lee University in Lexington, Virginia.