Angela Alaimo O'Donnell
Angela Alaimo O’Donnell has published six collections of poems, Andalusian Hours (2020),Still Pilgrim (2017), Lovers' Almanac (2015), Saint Sinatra (2011), Moving House (2009), and Waking My Mother (2013). Her work has been published in many journals and nominated for the Pushcart Prize, the Best of the Web Award, and the Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Imaginative Writing. Her memoir, Mortal Blessings, published by Ave Maria Press, won first place in the Catholic Press Association Awards' family life category. Her book Radical Ambivalence: Flannery O'Connor and Race, was published in 2020 by Fordham. O’Donnell teaches English & Creative Writing at Fordham University in New York City and serves as Associate Director of Fordham’s Curran Center for American Catholic Studies. Angela participated in the 2019 writing workshop, Apart, and yet a Part. Readers may visit her on the web at http://angelaalaimoodonnell.com.