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Peter Conners's Biography

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Rochester, NY
Mar 2009

Peter Conners is author of the  memoir, Growing Up Dead: Confessions of a Teenage Deadhead (Da Capo Press, 2009). He has also published the prose poetry collection Of Whiskey and Winter and the novella Emily Ate the Wind

His newest non-fiction book, White Hand Society: The Psychedelic Partnership of Timothy Leary & Allen Ginsberg, was published by City LIghts in November 2010. His new poetry collection, The Crows Were Laughing in their Trees, will be published by White Pine Press in 2010. He is also editor of PP/FF: An Anthology which was published by Starcherone Books in April 2006. His writing appears regularly in such journals as Poetry International, Mississippi Review, Brooklyn Rail, Fiction International, Salt Hill, Hotel Amerika, Mid-American Review, The Bitter Oleander, and Beloit Fiction Journal.

Upcoming Works

The Crows Were Laughing in their Trees (White Pine Press, 2010).


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Recommended Links


Da Capo Press; City Lights; White Pine Press; Marick Press