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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Steve Tomasula  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction



Illinois Connection

Steve earned both his MA and PhD. from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He resides in Chicago. His books ''VAS: An Opera in Flatland'' and ''In and Oz'' are set in Chicago and ''The Book of Portraiture'' is partially set in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Steve is an Associate Professor of English with a specialty in Creative Writing and, 20th & 21st Century Literature, at the University of Notre Dame. He was also the Coal Royalty Chair in Creative Writing at The University of Alabama in the spring of 2005 and named a Howard Fellow. May 13-27, 2013, Tomasula will be a Visiting Professor at the Université Paris 13 in Paris, France.

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