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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Barry Silesky  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: 1949 in Minneapolis, Minnesota


Illinois Connection

Barry Silesky lives and works in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Silesky is an author, poet, editor and teacher. He graduated from Northwestern University with a BA and from the University of Illinois at Chicago with his MA. While being an adjunct associate professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Silesky is also the editor of the literary journal ACM - Another Chicago Magazine [].

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