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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  John Bradley  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction Poetry

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Bradley lives in DeKalb, Illinois and is an English professor at Northern Illinois University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Bradley has been teaching English courses at Northern Illinois University since 1992. He has written several books and has edited ''Atomic Ghost: Poets Respond to the Nuclear Age'', a poetry anthology; ''Learning to Glow: A Nuclear Reader'', a collection of essays; and ''Eating the Pure Light: Homage to Thomas McGrath''.

Published Works

    Love-in-Idleness: The Poetry of Roberto Zingarello, The Word Works, 2014You Don't Know What You Don't Know, Cleveland State U Poetry Center, 2010Terrestrial Music, Curbstone Books, 2006War on Words: The John Bradley - Tomaz Salamun Confusement, BlazeVOX Books, 2006Add Musk Here, Pavement Saw Press, 2002

Selected Titles At Your Library

Love-in-idleness :
ISBN: 0915380889. OCLC Number:

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You don't know what you don't know :
ISBN: 1880834901. OCLC Number:

Cleveland State University Poetry Center,. Cleveland, Ohio :. ©2010.

Terrestrial music :
ISBN: 1931896283. OCLC Number:

Curbstone Press,. Willimantic, CT :. 2006.

Window on the city /
ISBN: 0975922734. OCLC Number:

Blaze Vox Books,. Buffalo, N.Y. :. ©2006.

Add musk here /
ISBN: 1886350558. OCLC Number:

Pavement Saw Press,. Columbus, OH :. ©2002.


He is the recipient of a National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship in poetry.

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