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Poet and author Joyce Sidman was born in Hartford, Connecticut on June 4, 1956. She received a B.A. in German from Wesleyan University and earned her teacher's certificate in 1983. Sidman teaches poetry and is a columnist for the St. Paul Pioneer Press. She has published several children's books, including Red Sings from Treetops, and she won the New Women's Voices award for Like the Air. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Joyce Sidman writes and teaches in the Twin Cities area.She has written articles and reviews for the St. Paul Pioneer Press, the Star Tribune, the Christian Science Monitor, and the late, great Riverbank Review. Her poetry for both children and adults has been widely published, and she won the New Women's Voices award for her adult book, Like the Air.
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