Pen Name: None
Genres: Non-Fiction, Poetry
Born: Wheaton, Maryland
Bonomo resides in DeKalb, Illinois and has been an English professor at Northern Illinois University since 1995.
Biographical and Professional Information
Joe Bonomo is a poet, essayist and rock and roll writer. He was born and raised in suburban Washington, D.C.; graduating from the University of Maryland. His masters and PhD were earned from Ohio University.
His personal essays and poems have appeared in numerous print and online journals and magazines. Along with his books listed below, Bonomo also edited, Conversations with Greil Marcus.
- Sweat: The Story of the Fleshtones, America's Garage Band, Continuum, 2007
- Jerry Lee Lewis: Lost and Found, Continuum, 2008
- Installations, Penguin, 2008
- AC DC's Highway To Hell (33 1/3), Continuum, 2010
- This Must Be Where My Obsession With Infinity Began, Orphan Press, 2013
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Sweat: The Story of the Fleshtones, America's Garage Band
Release Date: 2007-09-01
Jerry Lee Lewis: Lost and Found
Release Date: 2009-11-01
Installations (National Poetry Series)
Release Date: 2008-07-01
AC DC's Highway To Hell (33 1/3)
Release Date: 2010-05-06
Bonomo is a recipient of fellowship awards in both prose and poetry from the Illinois Arts Council.
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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