Individual Author Record
Name: Michael WarrPen Name: None Genre: Audience: Adult; Born: 1956 in Baton Rouge, Louisisana
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Illinois ConnectionWarr moved to Chicago after graduating from high school and lived there many years.
Biographical and Professional InformationMichael Warr is a poet. He is author of ''We Are All the Black Boy'' and ''The Armageddon of Funk''. He is also co-editor of ''Powerlines - A Decade of Poetry from Chicago’s Guild Complex''. You can also find his work in ''Dream of a Word'' - The Tia Chucha Press Poetry Anthology. His poetry has been widely anthologized and he has recited his work at venues as diverse as the Universitie de Paris and Chicago’s Green Mill LoungeA performing and collaborative poet, Warr's poems have been dramatized on stage, depicted on canvas, and set to original music compositions. He is the recipient of many honors and awards including the Gwendolyn Brooks Significant Illinois Poets Award and an NEA Creative Writing Fellowship for Poetry. He is principal at Warr Consulting and currently resides in San Francisco, California.
- We Are All the Black Boy, Tia Chucha Press, 1991
- The Armageddon of Funk, Tia Chucha Press, 2011