Leer, Norman

Norman Leer is a Professor of English at Roosevelt University. He has published two previous books of poetry, I Dream My Father in A Song (Mellen Poetry Press), and Slightly Crumpled Survival Flower (Spoon River Poetry Press). In 1990 he was awarded the Illinois Significant Poet's Award by State Poet Gwendolyn Brooks.

I Dream My Father in a Song
1992 0-7734-9453-7


Second Lining
1997 0-7734-2824-0
Graphics by Grethe-Brix-J. Leer Winner of the Samuel Ostrosky Award for Best Creative Scholarly Work in the Humanities 1998