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Author: Maria Fama

Maria Famà is the author of seven books of poetry. Her work appears in numerous publications and anthologies. In 2018, she was the Second Prize Winner in the Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards. Of Sicilian descent, Famà has read her poetry in many cities across the United States and recorded her poems for CD compilations of music and poetry. She appears reading her poetry in the films Prisoners Among Us, Pipes of Peace, and La Mia Strada. Her most recent books are THE GOOD FOR THE GOOD (Bordighera Press, 2019), Other Nations: an animal journal, published in 2017 by Pearlsong Press and MYSTICS IN THE FAMILY (Bordighera Press, 2013).

The Good for the Good
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The Good for the Good

Bordighera Press

Poetry. Italian & Italian American Studies. "THE GOOD FOR THE GOOD weaves wit and warmth into poems inspired by Italian and Sicilian sayings embraced by her family through generations."—Amy Barone

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Looking for Cover
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Looking for Cover

Bordighera Press

Poetry. "LOOKING FOR COVER is Maria Famà at her best. Her poetry is a lyrical invitation to a world that is richly and sensuously detailed, where everything is honored—most notably the timelessness of the ancestors and our own lives as we revisit ou...

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Mystics in the Family
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Mystics in the Family

Bordighera Press

Poetry. "Maria Famà writes about the universal force of love that runs deeply through her rich Sicilian veins. The Black Madonna of Tindari is the archetype that weaves through her tapestry of poetry. These poems are like miniature works of art, and...

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