Nebraska Authors

Peg Quinn

Born 1950 Lincoln, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Tempe, AZ
Colorado Springs, CO
Santa Barbara, CA

Author Of

  • Nonfiction
  • Poetry


Education; Poetry


Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, 1974, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Elementary teaching credential, California State University, Northridge


High School Teacher
Art Specialist


Judges Quilt Award, Boston Quilt, Summer/Fall 2011


A Bird Black as the Sun. 2011.
Malala: Poems for Malala Yousafzai. 2013.
Buzz: Poets Respond to SWARM. 2014.
Mother Lode. 2021.

Poems included in Rattle.

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