Author Archive: Janet Ruth Heller

I am president of the Michigan College English Association. I have a Ph.D. in English Language and Literature from the University of Chicago. I have published three poetry books: Exodus (WordTech Communications, 2014), Folk Concert: Changing Times (Anaphora Literary Press, 2012) and Traffic Stop (Finishing Line Press, 2011). My scholarly book, Coleridge, Lamb, Hazlitt, and the Reader of Drama, was published in 1990 by the University of Missouri Press. My fiction picture book about bullying for children, How the Moon Regained Her Shape (Arbordale, 2006), has won four national awards.

Graduation Gift Guide by blogger Kelly Reci includes two poetry books by Janet Ruth Heller

In her Graduation Gift Guide, blogger Kelly Reci has included two poetry books by Janet Ruth Heller, Exodus (WordTech Editions, 2014) and Folk Concert: Changing Times (Anaphora Literary Press, 2012). Folk Concert concerns the journey of becoming a woman during…
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Article about Poetry for National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month, so journalist Kelly Manalo has written an article entitled “This April Celebrate National Poetry Month” posted on GoRead. Manalo quotes various poets, including Janet Ruth Heller, who discuss what makes poetry unique and give advice to writers…
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