Chris Baron

Author



Chris Baron’s Middle Grade debut, ALL OF ME, is a novel in verse from Feiwel & Friends/Macmillian. He is a Professor of English at San Diego City College and the director of the Writing Center. Baron has published numerous poems and articles in magazine and journals around the country, performed on radio programs, and participated in many readings, lectures, and panels. He grew up in New York City, but he completed his MFA in Poetry in 1998 at SDSU. Baron’s first book of poetry, Under the Broom Tree, was released in 2012 on CityWorks Press as part of Lantern Tree: The Four Book Poems (which won the San Diego Book Award for the best poetry anthology) .