Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Poetry Born: August 8, 1953 in London, England Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRichard Jones has been on the faculty at DePaul University in Chicago since 1987. He currently lives in Evanston.
Biographical and Professional InformationRichard Jones was born in London, England and came to the United States when he was a year old. He is a notable contemporary poet and is the author of several books of poems. He is also the editor of the anthology, Poetry and Politics. In 2000, he published a compact disc, Body and Soul, in which he discusses the art of poetry. He is editor of the literary journal, Poetry East, and its many anthologies, including, The Last Believer in Words and Bliss. He is currently professor of English at DePaul University in Chicago, where he has taught since 1987.
*''48 Questions'', Tebot Bach, 1998 *''A Perfect Time'', Copper Canyon Press, 1994 *''Apropos of Nothing'', Copper Canyon Press, 2006 *''At Last We Enter Paradise'', Copper Canyon, 1991 *''The Blessing: New & Selected Poems'', Cooper Canyon, 2000 *''The Stone It Lives On'', Adastra Press, 2000 *"Thunder on the Mountain", *"The Correct Spelling & Exact Meaning", Copper Canyon, 2009 *"The Abandoned Garden", Minneapolis: Tunheim Santrizos, 1997 *"Sonnets", Adastra Press, 1990 *"Country of Air", Copper Canyon, 1986 *"Walk On", Alderman Press, 1986 *"Stranger On Earth", Copper Canyon Press, 2018 *"Innocent Things", Adastra Press, 1985 *"Windows and Walls", Adastra Press, 1982