Jane Harrington, Wordsmith

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Jane Harrington’s career in the literary arts has spanned more than two decades. She has freelanced for periodicals, has written books for the youth market, and is now crafting literary fiction, creative nonfiction, and lyric prose. Journals and anthologies showcasing her work include Chautauqua, Feminine Collective, Claudius Speaks, Eastern Iowa Review, Portland Review, Anthology of Appalachian Writers, Where the Sweet Waters Flow: Contemporary Appalachian Nature Writing, 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.