Peter Conners is author of various books of nonfiction, fiction, and poetry. His Cornell ’77: The Music, Myth and Magnificence of the Grateful Dead’s Concert at Barton Hall, was published by Cornell University Press in 2017. His other books include the memoir Growing Up Dead: The Hallucinated Confessions of a Teenage Deadhead (Da Capo Press, 2009), and the nonfiction books JAMerica: The Oral History of the Jam Band and Festival Scene (Da Capo Press, 2013) and White Hand Society: The Psychedelic Partnership of Timothy Leary & Allen Ginsberg. His other books include the prose poetry collections Of Whiskey and Winter and The Crows Were Laughing in Their Trees (both published by White Pine Press), as well as the novella Emily Ate the Wind (Marick Press). He is also editor of PP/FF: An Anthology, which was published by Starcherone Books in April 2006. He lives with his family in Rochester, New York, where he works as Publisher of the not-for-profit literary press BOA Editions.
Nights of the Mu-Tron III: On Peter Conners’s “Cornell ’77” and the Mystique of the Grateful Dead
Eric Gudas on “Cornell ’77” by Peter Conners and the Grateful Dead’s live acts and recorded legacy....