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Maxine Chernoff was born in Chicago, Illinois, in the year of 1952, where she grew up, and attended the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. She is an American novelist, writer, poet, academic and literary magazine editor. Maxine Chernoff is a professor and Chair of the Creative Writing program at San Francisco State University. With her husband, Paul Hoover, she edits the long-running literary journal NEW AMERICAN WRITING. She is the author of six books of fiction and nine books of poetry, most recently WITHOUT (Shearsman Books, 2012), TO BE READ IN THE DARK (Omnidawn, 2011), THE TURNING (Apogee Press, 2008), and AMONG THE NAMES (Apogee Press, 2005). She currently lives in Mill Valley, California, with her husband and three children.

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  • Paperback: 80 pages
  • Publisher: Shearsman Books (January 15, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 184861196X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1848611962
  • Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.2 x 8.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 4.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,665,573 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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By Robin Redbreast on April 26, 2012
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Maxine Chernoff at her mature best. Poems as needle-pricks that puncture the balloon floating up from what we had thought was reality. Don't miss out.
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