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Author: Joe Amato

Joe Amato was born in Syracuse, New York, and raised in the metro area. A licensed Professional Engineer in New York State, Amato spent seven years in industry working in various project engineering capacities before returning to graduate school to complete his doctorate in English. The author of eleven books and numerous essays and reviews, Amato teaches writing and literature at Illinois State University. SAMUEL TAYLOR'S HOLLYWOOD ADVENTURE is the second volume in the Samuel Taylor trilogy. The first volume, Samuel Taylor's Last Night, was released by Dalkey Archive Press in 2014.

Finger Exorcised
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12 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 12/1/2006

Finger Exorcised

BlazeVOX books

Poetry. "Amato gives us irrepressible ruminations, flash narratives, verbal collages. At times they seem to be struggling to rise off the printed page into our simulated 3D, stereo, holograph world, but then they recoil from it with speedy wit and r...

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Samuel Taylor's Hollywood Adventure
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Samuel Taylor's Hollywood Adventure

Bordighera Press

Fiction. Art. Film. "I can think of no other writer who can better express the ineffable sense of being born into the working poor before moving through different genres of living—hired factory hand, engineer, professor, poet, then back to hired aca...

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Under Virga
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15 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 8/1/2006

Under Virga

Chax Press

Poetry. "'An ingenious gathering of poignant leapfrogging...a muscular memorializing...a sly haunting.' This is the book that's everything Amato says it is and is not. It bounces on water, refuses to be paraphrased, and invites itself to dinner. Buy...

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