William Allegrezza

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General Information

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Name: William Allegrezza

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Born: Jackson, Mississippi

Website: http://www.moriapoetry.com/allegrezzabill.html

Email: editor@moriapoetry.com

Illinois Connection

Allegrezza lived in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

William Allegrezza grew up in Mississippi. He has lived in Texas, Louisiana, Chicago and now lives in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He teaches at Indiana University Northwest. He has a B.A. in English from the University of Dallas and a M.A. in English and Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from Louisiana State University.

Currenlty, Willian edits the e-zine Moriaand is the editor-in-chief of Cracked Slab Books. He also curates a reading series, series A, at the Hyde Park Art Center in Chicago.

Allegrezza's interests include: contemporary poetry as well as American, Italian, and Greek literature. He also enjoys hiking, sailing, poetry, teaching, and music.

Published Works

  • The Vicious Bunny Translations, Lulu, 2005
  • Covering Over, Moria Books, 2005
  • Ladders in July, BlazeVox, 2005
  • In the Weaver's Valley, Blue Lion Books, 2006
  • The City Visible: Chicago Poetry for the New Century, Cracked Slab Books, 2007
  • Fragile Replacements, Meritage Press, 2007
  • Collective Instant, Otoliths, 2008
  • The Salt Companion to Charles Bernstein, Salt Publishing, 2012
  • The Alteration of Silence: Recent Chilean Poetry, Diálogos, 2013

Titles at Your Library

The City Visible: Chicago Poetry for the New Century

ISBN: 0978644018
Release Date: 2007-05-25

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External Links

William Allegrezza on WorldCat


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