Genoways, Ted

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Genoways, Ted Gender: M
Theodore Howard Genoways
born on 13 April 1972 at 09:49 (= 09:49 AM )
Place Lubbock, Texas, 33n35, 101w51
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 23°49' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 21°01 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 24°28'


American wordsmith, a contributing writer at Mother Jones and The New Republic, an editor-at-large at Pacific Standard, and the author of This Blessed Earth and The Chain: Farm, Factory, and the Fate of Our Food, a finalist for the 2015 James Beard Award for Writing and Literature.

His essays and poetry have appeared in The Atlantic, Bloomberg Businessweek, Harper's, The New Republic, The New York Times Magazine, Outside, Poetry, and the Washington Post Book World.

He has been hailed by the Minneapolis Star-Tribune as a "marvelous poet" and by The Times Literary Supplement as a "tenacious scholar." He is the author of two books of poems and the literary history Walt Whitman and the Civil War.

His awards include fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Guggenheim Foundation, and inclusion in the Pushcart Prize Anthology and Best American Travel Writing. He was editor of the Virginia Quarterly Review from 2003 to 2012, during which time the magazine won six National Magazine Awards.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth report, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (Lubbock, Texas), Saturday 15 April 1972, p. 3: "Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Genoways on the birth of a son at 9:49 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary's Hospital."


  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award