J. Chester Johnson

Poet

N/A
New York, NY 10028
Phone: 
212-831-5063

Author's Bio

Recent Books Written: ST. PAUL'S CHAPEL & SELECTED SHORTER POEMS (Second Edition, 2010) - St. Johann Press; NOW AND THEN: SELECTED LONGER POEMS (Published: Jan., 2017) - St. Johann Press; AUDEN, THE PSALMS AND ME (Published by Church Publishing of the Episcopal Church: September, 2017) - memoir, non-fiction; DAMAGED HERITAGE: From The Elaine Race Massacre To Reconciliation (forthcoming) - memoir, non-fiction. Other Publications: International Poetry Review, Green Mountains Review, The New York Times, Quaderns de Versalia, IV (Spain),Best American Poetry blog.

Publications & Prizes

Books:
St. Paul's Chapel and Selected Shorter Poems (Brunswick Publishing Company, 2006)
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Curate's Chorus (Juliet Press, 1998)
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Lazarus (Juliet Press, 1993)
Journals:
Choice
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Cumberland Poetry Review
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Evansville Review
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International Poetry Review
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New York Times
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Parnassus
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Pegasus Magazine
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Potpourri
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River Sedge
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The Iconoclast
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The Lyric

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Inventing The Individual by Larry Siedentop, Descent of the Dove by Charles Williams

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Chattanooga
Raised in: 
Monticello, AR
Arkansas
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Last update: May 03, 2019