Individual Author Record
Name: Michael David MadonickPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Poetry Born: in New York City, New Sites:
Illinois ConnectionMadonick is an associate professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Illinois. He is the Director of the Creative Writing department. He currently resides in Urbana, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationMadonick was born and raised in New York City and received a BA and MBA from Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. After several years in commercial real estate development, he returned to college and received an MFA from the University of Oregon. Currently, Madonick is an associate professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign where he is the Director of Creative Writing. He is also the Poetry Editor of ''Ninth Letter''. Madonick's work has appeared in a variety of literary journals including ''Boulevard'', ''American Literary Review'', ''New England Review'', ''Epoch'', ''Chicago Review'', ''Southern Humanities Review'', ''Cimarron Review'', ''Black Warrior Review'', ''Florida Review'', ''Tar River Poetry'', ''Cream City Review'', ''Mid-American Review'', ''Hayden's Ferry Review'', and many others. His collection of poetry, ''Waking the Deaf Dog'', was published by Avocet Press in 2000.
''Waking the Deaf Dog'', Avocet Press, 2000