Individual Author Record
Name: Barry FraumanPen Name: None Genre: Poetry Audience: Adult; Born:
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Illinois ConnectionFrauman lives in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationBarry Frauman is a gay poet proudly associated with NewTown Writers, of which he has been secretary, public performance chair, newsletter editor, and literary workshop director. He has written many short poems, as well as longer verse narratives, including: ''Sons of Newtown'', about gay male life in the Chicago neighborhood - AKA Lakeview or Boystown - for which NewTown Writers was named; ''The Poem of Sylvain'', set in medieval Normandy; ''Gay Don Juan'', about the so-called womanizer of seventeenth-century Spain; and ''Prime'', about a different gay male generation in New Town.is
- West-East and Shorter Poems, Xlibris , 2003Sons of New Town: And other poems, Xlibris , 1989