Individual Author Record
Name: Eugene B. RedmondPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: December 1, 1937 in East St. Louis, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRedmond was born in East St. Louis, Illinois, and is a Professor Emeritus at Southern Illinois University and currently resides in Edwardsville.
Biographical and Professional InformationEugene Redmond is an award-winning African American poet, editor, and teacher who began his career in journalism. He has held positions as poet-in-residence at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville, Oberlin College, California State University, and other institutions throughout North America. Eugene is an Emeritus Professor of English at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and the editor of ''Drumvoices Revue'', He is an active voice in the local writing community as well as in national and international circles. As a founder of the Eugene B. Redmond Writers Club in East St. Louis, he continues to be instrumental in the lives of novice and experienced writers across the globe.
*''A Tale of Two-Toms'', 1968*''A Tale Of Time & Toilet Tissue'', Assn. of Black Collegians, 1969*''Sentry of The Four Golden Pillars'', Assn. of Black Collegians, 1970*''Drumvoices: The Mission of Afro-American Poetry'', Doubleday, 1976*''The Eye In the Ceiling'', Writers and Readers Press, 1992