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Carol Anshaw
Born March 22, 1946
Grosse Pointe, Michigan
Occupation Novelist and short story writer, teacher, painter
Language English
Nationality American
Education Vermont College of Fine Arts
Alma mater Michigan State University
Notable awards National Book Critics Circle Citation for Excellence in Reviewing, an NEA Grant, an Illinois Arts Council Fellowship, a Carl Sandburg Award, a Ferro-Grumley Award and Society of Midland Authors Award.
Spouse Jessie Ewing

I never write in a linear way. And I tell students not to. You can only know so much about a book when you first start.
Carol Anshaw
When I started, there was more of a cultural assumption that many readers would find gay characters irrelevant or repugnant.
Carol Anshaw
I think we are all coming to realize the web in all its manifestations is a sucking time hole.
Carol Anshaw
I have never been on the receiving end of a hate crime, or even a disparaging remark to my face.
Carol Anshaw
I'm never sure who I'm writing for, or who's reading me, but I definitely see myself in conspiracy with my readers.
Carol Anshaw
I don't know where everything is going, but I'm pretty confident that people like books – the objects. So I'm going to go on that -they're not going to disappear.
Carol Anshaw