Bolgiano, Chris(tina)

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BOLGIANO, Chris(tina)

BOLGIANO, Chris(tina). American (born Germany), b. 1948. Genres: Agriculture/Forestry, Local history/Rural topics, Natural history, Zoology, Essays. Career: National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD, staff member, 1970-72; James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, member of library faculty until 1980, adjunct professor and curator of rare books and manuscripts, 1980-. Scriptwriter for the television series Virginia Outdoors, 1990-93. Publications: Mountain Lion: An Unnatural History of Pumas and People, 1995; The Appalachian Forest: A Search for Roots and Renewal, 1998; Living in the Appalachian Forest: True Tales of Sustainable Forestry, 2002. Contributor to magazines, newspapers, and anthologies. Address: Stackpole Books, 5067 Ritter Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, U.S.A. Online address: www.chrisbolgiano.com