Biography

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John Blair

John Blair is the author of three prize-winning collections of poetry, Playful Song Called Beautiful (University of Iowa Press, 2016), The Green Girls (LSU Press, 2003), and The Occasions of Paradise (University of Tampa Press, 2012), as well as the award winning collection of short stories American Standard, which won the Drue Heinz Literature Prize, one of the world's most prestigious prizes for short fiction, and two novels, A Landscape of Darkness (Ballantine Del Rey, 1990) and Bright Angel (Ballantine Del Rey, 1992).