Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Stephen Koritta  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Poetry

Born: 1974 in Fairview Heights, IL


Illinois Connection

Stephen was born and resides in Fairview Heights, Illinois and eaarned an Associate of Arts degree from Southwestern Illinois College.

Biographical and Professional Information

His poems have appeared in River King Poetry Supplement, Moon Reader, and The Asian American Times.His work has been selected for public display as part of Arts In Transit’s Metrolines Poetry Contest.He has authored two books of poetry;Talksho: Haiku & Senryu.(Snark Publishing, 2003)and Vocal Folds.(Snark Publishing, 2009)An accomplished vocalist and guitarist, Stephen has been performing solo and with small groups steadily for more than eighteen years and collaborated on recording projects in the genres of folk, jazz, children’s/educational and Americana.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library