Ninety-Six Press



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Ninety-Six Press

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Greenville, S.C.

About the Author

Son of a career Navy chaplain and an Alabama-born mother with eighteenth-century South Carolina roots, Thomas L. Johnson is a retired librarian emeritus from the University of South Carolina (South Caroliniana Library) in Columbia, where he also taught English. He has been publishing prize-winning poetry since the 1970s, and he has won awards for his short fiction and for his work as an editor. For many years he edited the poetry page of the Columbia-based newsmonthly The Point. Johnson lives in Spartanburg. He has been active in the Hub City Writers Project, the Spartanburg Art Museum, the Birchwood Center for Arts and Folklife, and the Poetry Society of South Carolina. He is a life member of the board of governors of the South Carolina Academy of Authors.


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Send a note specifying title(s) and delivery address to: Special Collections James B. Duke Library 3300 Poinsett Highway Greenville, SC 29613. Enclose check for order, plus $3.00 for shipping. Please make checks payable to Special Collections and Archives.

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The Costume: New and Selected Poems



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