Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Garin L. Cycholl  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Audience: Adult; Adult; Young Adult;

Born: in Decatur, Illinois

-- Garin L. Cycholl on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Garin Cycholl teaches writing and literature at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He lives in Homewood, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Garin also works as co-editor of Near South, a journal of experimental poetry, fiction, and drama. His recent work will appear this spring with Admit2 and Keep Going. He is author of Nightbirds, and Blue Mound to 161, a book-length poem on geological and historical displacements in Southern Illinois.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Blue mound to 161 /
ISBN: 1886350973. OCLC Number:

Pavement Saw Press,. Columbus, Ohio :. 2005.

Hostile witness /
ISBN: 1935402420. OCLC Number:

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Transcontinental Poetry Prize for

Blue Mound to 161


Speaking Engagements

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