Mark Zimmerman represents the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets on the Commission. Since 2004, Mark has lived in Milwaukee where he teaches humanities and writing courses at the Milwaukee School of Engineering, and where he has won the Johnson Controls Teaching Award (2012-2013). From 1993-2001, he taught American literature at Ibaraki University in Mito, Japan, while also working as a journalist and editor. He has also taught at colleges in Russia, the Netherlands, and Poland. His writing has appeared in New Letters, Cream City Review, The Asahi Evening News, The Daily Yomiuri, Verse Wisconsin, New Verse News, Stoneboat, and elsewhere. In spring 2015, his first full-length book of poems, Impersonations, will be published by Pebblebrook Press.
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