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Garin L. Cycholl

Born: in Decatur, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Garin Cycholl teaches writing and literature at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He lives in Homewood, Illinois.

Biography: Garin also works as co-editor of Near South, a journal of experimental poetry, fiction, and drama. His recent work will appear this spring with Admit2 and Keep Going. He is author of Nightbirds, and Blue Mound to 161, a book-length poem on geological and historical displacements in Southern Illinois.

  • Transcontinental Poetry Prize for ''Blue Mound to 161'' (2003)

Primary Literary Genre(s): Poetry

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers; Adult readers; Young adult readers

Garin L. Cycholl on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Blue mound to 161 /
ISBN: 1886350973 OCLC: 62860501

Pavement Saw Press, Columbus, Ohio : 2005.

  Hostile witness /
ISBN: 1935402420 OCLC: 688843124