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Warren Slesinger Collection: Biography
Warren Slesinger
"A man never steps in the same river twice because it is not the same river and he is not the same man."- Heraclites

Born July 20, 1933, Warren Slesinger currently resides on the South Carolina coast and teaches poetry, fiction and nature writing at the University of South Carolina-Beaufort. In 1985, he founded The Bench Press, a publisher of poetry, fiction, and non-fiction works. He has been a finalist in the Lamont Poetry Contest and was awarded the South Carolina Poetry Fellowship in 2002. His publications include Warren Slesinger Greatest Hits, With Some Justification, Poems for a Beach House, Poems for the Mountains, A Word For It, and Spreading the Word: Editors on Poetry.