Pen Name: None
Genres: Non-Fiction; Poetry
Born: Mt. Clemens, Michigan
McDonald has lived in Chicago for 15 years.
Biographical and Professional Information
Robert McDonald has lived in Chicago for over 20 years. He works at an independent bookstore. McDonald is an avid reader, and a widely-published poet. His reviews and reportage have appeared in Windy City Times, Publishers Weekly, Stagebill, and the Chicago Reader, and he was awarded a 2009 Illinois Arts Council Literary award for a poem appearing in Court Green. He lives with his partner in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. A native of Mt. Clemens, Michigan, McDonald is a graduate of Michigan State University.
- A Field Guide to Gay and Lesbian Chicago, Lake Claremont Press , 2006 - written with Kathie Bergquist
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
2009 Illinois Arts Council Literary Award for the poem, "Postcard Written at the Perfect Cup," appearing in the journal Court Green.
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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