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educator , poet

Timothy Liu, American poet, educator. Recipient Norma Farber 1st Book award, Poetry Society America, 1992, Book of Year award, Publications Weekly, 2004, Pushcart prize, 2010. Literature fellowship panelist National Endowment Arts, Washington, 2002; Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association America.

Background

Liu, Timothy was born on October 2, 1965 in San Jose, California, United States. Son of Chung C. and Lida L. Liu.

Education

Bachelor, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1989. Master of Arts, University Houston, 1991.

Career

Professor English William Paterson University, Wayne, New Jersey, since 1998. Core faculty Bennington College Graduate Writing Seminars, Vermont, since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry collection) Polytheogamy, Bending the Mind Around the Dream's Blown Fuse, For Dust Thou Art, Of Thee I Sing, Hard Evidence, Say Goodnight, Burnt Offerings, Vox Angelica. Editor: (poetry anthology) Word of Mouth: An Anthology of Gay American Poetry. Associate editor: Talisman: A Journal of Contemporary Poetry and Poetics, 2004-2010, consultant editor: Mid-American Review, since 2003.

Membership

Literature fellowship panelist National Endowment Arts, Washington, 2002. Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association America.

Connections

Life partner Christopher J. Arabadjis.

father:
Chung C.

mother:
Lida L. Liu