Individual Author Record
Name: Robert WrigleyPen Name: None Genre: Poetry Born: February 27, 1951 in East St. Louis, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRobert Wrigley was orn in East St. Louis, IL. , and grew up in Collinsville, a coal mining town. He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University.
Biographical and Professional InformationWrigley taught first at Lewis-Clark Tate College in Lewiston, Idaho and has been a Professor at the University of Idaho since 1999. He has published seven books of poetry, and has been the recipient of numerous awards, including: fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Idaho Commission on the Arts.
*''In the Bank of Beautiful Sins: Poems'', Penguin, 1995*''Reigh of Snakes'', Penguin, 1999*''Lives of the Animals'', Penguin, 2003*''Earthly Meditations: New and Selected Poems '', Penguin, 2006*''Beautiful Country'', Penguin, 2010*''Anatomy of Melancholy and Other Poems'', Penguin, 2013