Nancy Owen Nelson Signs with The Ardent Writer Press for Her Memoir, Searching for Nannie B.
On March 19, 2015 Nancy Owen Nelson signed with Steve Gierhart and The Ardent Writer Press for the publication of her memoir, Searching for Nannie B. Since that time Nancy has been busy preparing a book signing and speaking tour once her memoir is published this summer.
Nancy has published articles in several academic journals and anthologies. She is co-editor of The Selected Letters of Frederick Manfred: 1932-1954 (University of Nebraska Press, 1989) and editor of Private Voices, Public Lives: Women Speak on the Literary Life (1995, University of North Texas Press) and The Lizard Speaks: Essays on the Writings of Frederick Manfred (the Center for Western Studies, 1998). She has a published poetry in the What Wildness is This? (University of Texas Press, March 2007) as well as in the South Dakota Review and Graffiti Rag and has creative nonfiction pieces in Mom’s Writing Literary Journal (Fall, 2008), Lalitamba journal, and Roll (Telling Our Stories Press, 2013). She is currently teaching writing in several colleges and a memoir workshop for Springfed Arts (a Detroit literary/music organization).
The Ardent Writer Press welcomes Nancy to the fold!