Wall, Drucilla

Drucilla Wall
Drucilla Wall. Image source blogs.umsl.edu

Drucilla Wall (aka Drucilla Wall Mims) was born in Chicago and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Her first collection is The Geese at the Gates (Cliffs of Moher, Salmon Poetry, 2011).

She teaches poetry and essay writing, and Native American literature, at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

Her awards include the Mari Sandoz Prairie Schooner Short Story Award; the Western Literature Association Willa Pilla Prize for Humor in Writing; and University of Nebraska Fling and Larson Fellowships.

A dual Irish and American citizen, she lives in St. Louis, Missouri, and has spent summers with family and friends in Wexford and Galway since 1985.

Drucilla Wall at UMSL Newsroom
Drucilla Wall at Salmon Poetry
Drucilla Wall Mims at The National Library of Ireland