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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Tim Hunt  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Poetry

Born: 1949 in Calistoga, California


Illinois Connection

I have lived in Normal, IL for seven years and am a Professor of English at Illinois State University, where I teach American literature.

Biographical and Professional Information

Tim Hunt was educated at Cornell University, he has taught American literature at several schools, including Washington State University and Deep Springs College. He is currently Professor of English at Illinois State University, in Normal, Illinois. Hunt’s poetry has been widely published in magazines, and he has published the chapbook Lake County Diamond.

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-- *Chester H. Jones National Poetry Prize, ''"Lake County Elegy"''