Joseph G. Peterson

5420 S. East View Park
Chicago, IL 60615

Author's Bio

Joseph G. Peterson attended Wheeling High School and received his B.A. in philosophy from the University of Chicago. He is the author of the epic poem, Inside the Whale, and of the novels, Beautiful Piece, Wanted: Elevator Man and Gideon’s Confession. He works in publishing and lives in Chicago.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Beautiful Piece
(Northern Illinois University Press, 2009)
, Gideon's Confession
(Northern Illinois University Press, 2014)
, Inside The Whale
(Wicker Park Press, 2012)
, Wanted: Elevator Man
(Northern Illinois University Press, 2012)
Journals: 
Exquisite Corpse, Joyland, New Millennium Writings

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Chicago
Raised in: 
Chicago, IL
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Last updated: Apr 08, 2014