Maio, Samuel (Joseph)

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MAIO, Samuel (Joseph)

MAIO, Samuel (Joseph). American, b. 1955. Genres: Novellas/Short stories, Poetry, Literary criticism and history. Career: Professor of American literature and creative writing, poet, writer. University of Utah, teaching assistant, 1978-79; Trinidad State Junior College, CO, instructor, 1979-81; University of Southern California, assistant lecturer, 1981-85; University of California, Davis, lecturer, 1985-90; San Jose State University, CA, assistant professor, 1990-93, associate professor, 1993-98, professor, 1998-. Publications: Creating Another Self: Voice in Modern American Personal Poetry, 1995; The Burning of Los Angeles, 1997; Meeting Cal, 2002. Contributor to journals. Address: San Jose State University, Department of English, 1 Washington Sq, San Jose, CA 95192-0090, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]