Philip Paradis (? - Present)
Philip Paradis is the author of Tornado Alley, his first collection of poems (Ampersand Press, 1987), Something of Ourselves (Cedar Creek Press, 1993), and From Gobbler's Knob (Rowan Mountain Press, 1989). His poetry and prose have appeared in numerous magazines and journals. He taught for a number of years at Oklahoma State University and presently teaches at Iowa State University and is a contributing editor for Poet & Critic.