F. J. Bergmann

Poet

938 E Dayton St. Apt 1
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: 
(608) 566-9087
Twitter: 

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 & Prizes

Chapbooks:
A Catalogue of the Further Suns (Gold Line Press, 2017)
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Out of the Black Forest (Centennial Press, 2012)
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Constellation of the Dragonfly (Plan B Press, 2008)
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Aqua Regia (Parallel Press, 2007)
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Sauce Robert (Pavement Saw Press, 2003)
Journals:
asinine poetry
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Big Bridge
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Binnacle
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Black Box
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Blue Fifth Review
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Blue Unicorn
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Cannibal
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Cup of Poems
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Dreams and Nightmares
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Five Fingers Review
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Get Underground
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Horse Less Review
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Hotel Amerika
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Hummingbird
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M Review
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Malleable Jangle
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Margie
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Mississippi Review
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nth position
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Poetry Midwest
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Real Poetik
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Stirring
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Tattoo Highway
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The 13th Warrior
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Unpleasant Event Schedule
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Ur-Vox
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West Wind Review
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Wheelhouse
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Wind
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Words & Images
Prizes won: 

2018 Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association Elgin Chapbook Award, 2015 Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association Rhysling Award for the Long Poem, 2012 Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association Elgin Chapbook Award, 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

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
European American, White
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Mental Health
Fluent in: 
French
Born in: 
Madison
Raised in: 
Janesville, WI
Wisconsin
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Last update: May 20, 2019