Jerry Garcia is a native of Los Angeles, California who is too old to
have been named after The Grateful Dead guitar hero. He spent his
childhood fearing the bomb and was a teenager during the Summer of Love. He studied Communication Arts at Loyola Marymount
University during the Watergate Era and became a film editor the
year Star Wars won the Academy Award for Editing and Woody Allen won the Academy Award for best Direction. He has been a producer and editor of television commercials, documentaries and motion picture previews. He is a past director of the Valley Contemporary Poets and has served on Beyond Baroque's Board of Trustees.
Publications and Prizes
The Night Goes On all Night (Ain't Got No Press, 2011)
Askew Poetry, Chaparral, Dead Flowers, Falling Star Magazine, Lily Lit Review, November 3rd Club, PALABRA: A Magazine of Chicano & Latino Literary Art, poeticdiversity, Radius, San Pedro River Review, Verdad
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Listing last updated: February 6, 2013