Conover, Roger L(loyd)

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CONOVER, Roger L(loyd)

CONOVER, Roger L(loyd). American, b. 1950. Genres: Poetry, Literary criticism and history, Biography. Career: Worked as a milkman, theater manager, and lobster fisherman, 1970-75; writing instructor at University of Minnesota, 1976; acquisition editor in art, architecture, photography, and design for MIT Press, 1977-93. Member of boards and commissions. Member of writers' organizations. Publications: (ed. and author of intro) M. Loy, The Last Lunar Baedeker (poetry), 1982, new ed., 1996; Insel (novel), 1991; Arthur Cravan: Poete et Boxeur, 1992; Four Dada Suicides (criticism), 1995; Boxes: An Anthology of Writings on Boxing and Visual Culture (criticism), 1996. Author of poems, essays, and articles. Address: 55 Lambert Rd., Freeport, ME 04032, U.S.A.