Jon Corelis

Jon Corelis was born in California and grew up in and around Chicago, where he earned a degree in Classical Languages and Literatures at the College of the University of Chicago. He later took a doctorate in Classics at Stanford, and taught Classics and Humanities at Stanford, the University of California, and the University of Minnesota. His poetry, criticism, essays, reviews, and translations have been published in books, magazines, newspapers, and web sites in nine countries, and he has given lectures and readings by invitation in America and Europe. His music has been featured on a literary web site and performed in concert in the U.S and as part of YouTube performance series by professional musicians.

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My anthology of great poems from the past is now available on line as a free pdf:

Seven Centuries of Poetry,

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