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John Taggart was born 5 October 1942, in Guthrie Center, Iowa, the son of D. F. (a clergyman) and Pauline (Farwell) Taggart. He attended Earlham College (B.A., 1965), University of Chicago (M.A., 1966) and Syracuse University (Ph.D., 1974). A member of the Coordinating Council of Literary Magazines and Committee of Small Magazine Editors and Publishers, Taggart is a professor at Shippensburg State College, Shippensburg, PA, where he has been a professor of English since 1969. He has received a Ford Foundation fellowship (1965), National Endowment for the Arts grant (1976) and distinguished academic service award (1976).
Writings by the Author
To Construct a Clock, Elizabeth Press, 1971.
Pyramid Canon, Burning Deck Press, 1973.
The Pyramid Is a Pure Crystal, Elizabeth Press, 1974.
Prism and the Pine Twig, Elizabeth Press, 1977.
Dodeka, Membrane Press, 1979.
(Editor) Maps [an independent magazine of contemporary American poetry]
Source:Contemporary Authors Online. The Gale Group, 1999.
The collection contains one letter from John Taggart and numerous letters and postcards to Taggart. All materials are date 1974-1975. There is a significant quantity of correspondence from Theodore Enslin and James Weil.
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Booth, Philip E.—Correspondence.
Elliott, George P., 1918- —Correspondence.
Johnson, Ronald, 1935- —Correspondence.
Oppen, Mary, 1908- —Correspondence.
Weil, James L.—Correspondence.
American poetry—20th century.
Indiana—Newspapers, periodicals, and journalism.
Maps (Goshen, Ind.)
Shippensburg State College—Faculty—Personal and professional papers.
[Item description, #:#], John Taggart Papers. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries.
Stations. #3/4 (1976), pp. 124-131.
Paper Air. v. 2, #1 (1979).