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Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Poetry Born: 1938 in Detroit, Michigan Sites:
Illinois ConnectionVan Walleghen lived in the Champaign area. He is a Professor Emeritus from the University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign.
Biographical and Professional InformationMichael Van Walleghen is a poet. He began his academic career at Wichita State University. He was also a Professor of English at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the first Creative Writing director of the MFA program created there in 2003. Now, he is a professor emeritus. His poems have appeared in The Gettysburg Review, The Hudson Review, The Kenyon Review, Southern Review, and other highly respected journals.
*''Blue Tango: Poems'', University of Illinois Press, 1989 *''In the Black Window, Poems, New and Selected'', University of Illinois Press, 2004 *''More Trouble with the Obvious'', University of Illinois Press, 1981 *''Tall Birds Stalking'', University of Pittsburgh Press, 1994 *''The Last Neanderthal'', University of Pittsburgh Press, 1999 *''The Wichita Poems'', University of Illinois Press, 1975