Richard Hague

Richard Hague, award winning poet, essayist, and fiction writer, was born and raised in Steubenville, Ohio, and has lived alone during summers in a trailer in rural Monroe County, Ohio. He has thus experienced two distinct settings of Appalachian life--polluted mill town and isolated country ridge. His stories in LEARNING HOW (Bottom Dog Press, 2011) arise from the cultural, economic, and political constructs he encountered there. Hague's other books include the poetry collections Public...See more