Tony Trigilio

Poet

Columbia College Chicago English and Creative Writing Department
Chicago, IL 60605
Phone: 
(312) 369-8138

Author's Bio

Tony Trigilio's books include, most recently, the poetry collections Inside the Walls of My Own House (BlazeVOX Books), White Noise (Apostrophe Books) and Historic Diary (BlazeVOX Books). He is the editor of Elise Cowen: Poems and Fragments (Ahsahta Press). He also is the author of the critical monographs Allen Ginsberg’s Buddhist Poetics (Southern Illinois University Press) and “Strange Prophecies Anew” (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press). He co-edited the anthology Visions and Divisions: American Immigration Literature, 1870-1930 (Rutgers University Press). He co-edits Court Green and is an associate editor for Tupelo Quarterly. He is a Professor of English and Creative Writing at Columbia College Chicago.

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Dispatches from the Body Politic: Interviews with Jan Beatty, Meg Day, and Douglas Kearney (Essay Press, 2016)
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Inside the Walls of My Own House: The Complete "Dark Shadows" (of My Childhood), Vol. 2 (BlazeVOX books, 2016)
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Elise Cowen: Poems and Fragments (Ahsahta Press, 2014)
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The Complete "Dark Shadows" (of My Childhood), Vol. 1 (BlazeVOX books, 2014)
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White Noise (Apostrophe Books, 2013)
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Historic Diary (BlazeVOX books, 2011)
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Visions and Divisions: American Immigration Literature, 1870-1930 (Rutgers University Press, 2008)
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Allen Ginsberg's Buddhist Poetics (Southern Illinois University Press, 2007)
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The Lama's English Lessons (Three Candles Press, 2006)
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"Strange Prophecies Anew" (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2000)
Chapbooks:
With the Memory, Which is Enormous (Main Street Rag, 2009)
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Make a Joke and I Will Sigh and You Will Laugh and I Will Cry (Scantily Clad Press, 2008)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Erie, PA
Pennsylvania
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Last update: May 07, 2019