William James Austin

N/A
Forest Hills, NY 11375
Phone: 
718-263-5854

Author's Bio

2011: reading tour of Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Peterhof. Former songwriter for Lou Rawls, Hammer, and television. Under contract to Wes Farrell, Pocket Full of Tunes, Inc. Professor of English, Philosophy, Music: Farmingdale State College, SUNY.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
1 Underworld 2
(S Press, 1994)
, 3 Underworld 4
(S Press, 1998)
, 5 Underworld 6
(Koja Press, 2000)
, 7 Underwor(l)d 8: Transtextual
(Koja Press, 2004)
, 9 Underwor(l)d 0: Desolation Paradise
(Koja Press, 2006)
, A Deconstruction of T. S. Eliot: The Fire and the Rose
(University of Salzburg Press, 1996)
, Contemporary Jewish-American Dramatists and Poets
(Greenwood Press, 1999)
, The June 30th Manifesto
(Luna Bisonte Productions, 2004)
Anthologies: 
Anthology Spidertangle
(Xexoxial Editions, 2009)
, Hobar Koja (Russian)
(Koja Press, 2009)
, Spidertangle, the Book
(Xexoxial Editions, 2002)
, The World Healing Book
(Beyond Borders, 2002)
Journals: 
American Book Review, Appearances, BlazeVOX, Boston Literary Review, Caiete International De Poezie, eratio, Fell Swoop, Fiera Lingue, Generator, Louisiana Literature, Magazinnik, Masthead, Moria, New Laurel Review, Origini, Paterson Literary Review, Shampoo, XStream
Performances: 
Boston Public Radio - Here and Now
(2003)
, Durban Segnini Gallery
(2005)
, Ohio State University Avant-Garde Symposium
(2001)
, Tacheles Gallery, Berlin, Germany
(2003)
, The Village Voice, Paris, France
(2002)

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
New York City
Raised in: 
New York City, NY
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Last updated: Jun 20, 2011