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Gretel Ehrlich

Gretel Ehrlich Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1946
Place of Birth Santa Barbara, California
Age 75 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
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Gretel Ehrlich is an American travel essayist, poet, and writer.

Born Jan 21, 1946, Santa Barbara, California, U.S.
Occupation Writer
Nationality American
Period 1978–present
Genre Non fiction
Notable works This Cold Heaven
Notable awards Whiting Award, Henry David Thoreau Prize

About Gretel Ehrlich

An American travel writer, poet, and essayist, she is best known for Islands, The Universe, Home (essays), Heart Mountain (novel) and This Cold Heaven: Seven Seasons in Greenland (essays). Her 1994 memoir, A Match to the Heart, describes her experience of being struck by lightning.

Gretel Ehrlich before fame

She studied at Bennington College and the University of California-Los Angeles and began a full-time career as a writer in 1978.

Achievement of Gretel Ehrlich

Her literary works are notable for their personal presentation of facts about the physical world.

Gretel Ehrlich family life

She grew up in Santa Barbara, California. She later married Thomas Kearns.

Associations of Gretel Ehrlich

She and Joseph Hilbe both studied at the University of California-Los Angeles.

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Latest information about Gretel Ehrlich updated on June 04 2021.