Brookes, Tim

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BROOKES, Tim. British, b. 1953. Genres: Medicine/Health, Travel/Exploration. Career: University of Vermont, Burlington, instructor in English, 1974-99; writer. Regular commentator for Sunday Weekend Edition, National Public Radio, 1989-; worked as a soccer coach, singer/guitarist, and as a journalist for an alternative weekly in Vermont, a local daily, a rock station, an entertainment newsletter, and editor of the public radio program guide-cum-magazine. Publications: Catching My Breath: An Asthmatic Explores His Illness, 1994; (with others) The Blair Handbook: Instructor's Ed, 1994; Signs of Life: a memoir of dying and discovery, 1997; A Hell of a Place to Lose a Cow, 2000. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Department of English, 431 Old Mill, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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