Jon Volkmer

Art Discipline: 
Collegeville, PA
United States
Dates of Residence: 
May 19, 2008 to Jun 13, 2008
Aug 2, 2010 to Aug 13, 2010

Jon Volkmer is Professor of English and Director of Creative Writing at Ursinus College in Pennsylvania. He is widely published as a poet, fiction writer, and travel writer. His books include a collection of poetry set in southeastern Nebraska, The Art of Country Grain Elevators (Bottom Dog Press), and a work of experimental travel writing, Eating Europe: A Meta-Nonfiction Love Story (Parlor Press). He happily returns to the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center to continue his research on an historical novel set in Julian, Nebraska.