Athens, Alabama, United States
R. Garth was born in Athens, Alabama, in 1957. With a Masters degree in Education and B.A.ís in English and History, R. Garth has been an English and Mythology teacher for 15 years. As the winner of the William Butler Yeats Award in 1979, R.ís published works include various short stories, poetry, and anthologies, highlighted recently as a contributing writer for Whatever Remembers Us: An Anthology of Alabama Poetry, by Dr. Sue Brannan Walker, Poet Laureate of Alabama, and J. William Chambers. In addition, R. has written two novels, three screenplays, and a musical. R. is the proud father of two children and lives with his wife and three cats in Alabama.
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