Pamela Carter Joern
Publications, Plays, and Awards

Books:
In Reach, University of Nebraska Press, September, 2014.
The Plain Sense of Things, University of Nebraska Press, September, 2008.
The Floor of the Sky, University of Nebraska Press, September, 2006.

Journals/Magazines:
“Lessons at the P. O.,” Great River Review, Spring, 2009.
“The Fireman,”
Minnesota Monthly Magazine, MN, November, 2008.                       
“Running in Place,”
Minnesota Monthly Magazine, Minneapolis, MN, January, 2006.
“Ghost Town,”
The Laurel Review, Maryville, MO, Winter, 2005.
“After Death,”
South Dakota Review, Vermillion, SD, vol. 42, no.2, Summer, 2004.
“Wonderful Words of Life,”
Feminist Studies, College Park, MD, vol. 29, no. 2,         
    Summer, 2003.
“Judgment Day,” Red Rock Review, Las Vegas, Nevada, Summer, 2003.
“Memory Thefts and Transplants,” and “Wonderful Words of Life,”
Times of Sorrow,
Times of Grace: Writing by Women of the Great Plains/High Plains
, Backwaters
Press, Omaha, NE, September, 2002.
“Confessions,”
Minnesota Monthly Magazine, Minneapolis, MN, November, 2001.
“Memory Thefts and Transplants,”
Water~Stone, St. Paul, MN, Fall, 2001.


Awards/Honors

Tamarack Award, Minnesota Monthly Magazine, 2008.
Career Initiative Grant, Jerome Foundation, 2008.
Nebraska Book Award for Fiction, 2007.
Alex Award, Young Adult Library Services Association, April, 2007.
Barnes and Nobles Discover Great New Writers selection,
The Floor of the Sky, 2006.
Runner-up Tamarack Award,
Minnesota Monthly Magazine, 2006.
Teaching Fellow, Loft Literary Center, 2005-2006.
Minnesota State Arts Board Assistance Fellowship, 2002.
Tamarack Award,
Minnesota Monthly Magazine, 2001.
Outstanding Prose Thesis Award, Hamline University, 2000.
Writing Residencies:
Collegeville Institute for Ecumenical and Cultural Research, 2007, 2014.
Norcroft: a Writing Retreat for Women, 2003.


Plays Produced

Whatever Happened to Alice James? Illusion Theater, Minneapolis, MN, Fresh Ink
 Series, July, 2004.
Simple Gifts, The Theater Exchange in cooperation with the Re-Imagining Community,         
 Minneapolis, MN, November, 1993.
Alchemyra’s Art, Role Over Productions, Minneapolis, MN, April, 1988.        
Common Place, Role Over Productions, Minneapolis, MN, March, 1987.
I Have Prayed Our Father for too Long, leaping greenly productions, Minneapolis, MN,
 September, 1983 and July, 1984.
Sarah’s Song, Bethel University, St. Paul, MN, November, 1983.