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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Dean Young  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Poetry

Born: 1955 in Columbia, Pennsylvania.


Illinois Connection

Dean Young taught at Loyola University in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Young has taught at the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop, in the low-residency M.F.A. program at Warren Wilson College, and at Loyola University, in Chicago. He is currently the William Livingston Chair of Poetry at the University of Texas, in Austin.

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