Michael W. Eliseuson
Michael has worked as an archaeologist and naturalist, and
has taught Ancient Roman and Medieval History at various colleges and
universities; he has also been a Visiting Lecturer in Environmental
Studies while earning his M.A. degree in Experimental and innovative
In 1980 he assisted with the founding of the Abraham Lincoln
Institute of Springfield, Illinois, providing special programs
gifted and talented students.
He has edited several magazines and produced and hosted
various literary programs over the NPR Affiliate (KAXE) in Grand
In 1985 he presented his poetics at Oxford University,
He is a recipient of various writing and environmental
service awards, including the prestigious Wes Frances Award in
cooperation with the U. of Missouri School of Journalism and the NRPA
in Washington, D.C.