Tim Hunt

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General Information

Name: Tim Hunt

Pen Name: None

Genres: Poetry

Born: 1949 in Calistoga, California

Website: www.tahunt.com

Email: byrdhunt@gmail.com

Illinois Connection

I have lived in Normal, IL for seven years and am a Professor of English at Illinois State University, where I teach American literature.

Biographical and Professional Information

Tim Hunt was educated at Cornell University, he has taught American literature at several schools, including Washington State University and Deep Springs College. He is currently Professor of English at Illinois State University, in Normal, Illinois.

Hunt’s poetry has been widely published in magazines, and he has published the chapbook Lake County Diamond.

Published Works

  • The Collected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers, Volume 1, Stratford University Press, 1988
  • Fault Lines, The Backwaters Press, 2009
  • Red Neck Yoga, Finishing Line Press, 2010

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Collected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers: Volume One: 1920-1928

ISBN: 0804714142
Release Date: 1988-09-01

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Fault Lines

ISBN: 1935218166
Release Date: 2009-12-01

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Redneck Yoga

ISBN: 1599246589
Release Date: 2010

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Literary Awards

  • Chester H. Jones National Poetry Prize, "Lake County Elegy"

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Available state wide to give readings and lead work shops.

External Links

Tim Hunt on WorldCat

Tim Hunt on Amazon

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