F.J. Bergmann

W5679 State Road 60
Poynette, WI 53955
Phone: 
(608) 635-3966
Website: 

Author's Bio

F.J. Bergmann writes poetry and science fiction, often simultaneously. A lack of academic literary qualifications does not preclude friendship with those so encumbered.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Aqua Regia
(Parallel Press, 2007)
, Sauce Robert
(Pavement Saw Press, 2003)
Journals: 
21 Stars, Arbor Vitae, asinine poetry, Beauty/Truth, Beloit Poetry Journal, Big Bridge, Big Toe Review, Binnacle, Black Box, Blue Fifth Review, Blue Unicorn, Cannibal, Chiron Review, Circle Magazine, Cup of Poems, Diagram, Dreams and Nightmares, Five Fingers Review, Foliate Oak, Free Verse, Get Underground, Horse Less Review, Hotel Amerika, Hummingbird, Lite, Lumina, M Review, Main Street Rag, Malleable Jangle, Margie, Mississippi Review, North American Review, nth position, Pavement Saw, Perigee, Poetry Midwest, Prose Toad, Raintown Review, Rattle, Real Poetik, Red Owl, right hand pointing, Rosebud, six little things, Snow Monkey, Southern Poetry Review, Sow's Ear Poetry Review, State Street Poetry Sheet, Stirring: A Literary Collection, Stone Table Review, Tattoo Highway, The 13th Warrior, Unpleasant Event Schedule, Ur-Vox, West Wind Review, Wheelhouse, Wind, Wisconsin Academy Review, Wisconsin Poet's Calendar, Words & Images
Prizes Won: 
2011 Heartland Review's Joy Bale Boone Prize 2010 Wis. Fellowship of Poets Triad Prize (both eligible categories) 2010 Atlanta Review International Publication Prize 2009 Tapestry of Bronze Demeter Prize 2009 Tattoo Highway 18 Contest 2008 Science Fiction Poetry Association Rhysling Award for the Short Poem 2007 Atlanta Review International Publication Prize 2007 Tattoo Highway 15 Contest 2006 Mary Shelley Imaginative Fiction Award 2004 Pauline Ellis Prose Poetry Prize 2003 Mary Roberts Rinehart National Poetry Award

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
,
Climate Reply by Trey Moody
,
The Sun Inside by David J. Schwartz
,
The Magicians by Lev Grossman
,
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information by Edward R. Tufte

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
European American, Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Mentally Ill
Fluent in: 
French
Born in: 
Madison, United States
Raised in: 
Janesville, WI, United States
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Last updated: Jun 30, 2011