About Peter Conners

Photo of Peter Conners Peter Conners was born September 11, 1970 in Rochester, New York. He is the author of several collections of poetry and fiction including The Crows Were Laughing in their Trees (poetry), Of Whiskey and Winter (poetry), the novella Emily Ate the Wind, and PP/FF: An Anthology (editor). His memoir, Growing Up Dead: The Hallucinated Confessions of a Teenage Deadhead, was published by Da Capo Press in April 2009. His nonfiction books are, White Hand Society: The Psychedelic Partnership of Timothy Leary & Allen Ginsberg (City Lights, 2010) and JAMerica: An Oral History of the Jam Band Scene (Da Capo Press, fall 2013).

Peter lives with his wife and three children in Rochester, NY. In addition to his writing, he is Publisher of the non-profit literary publisher, BOA Editions.

For more about Peter visit www.peterconners.com.

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