SIU professor and Crab Orchard Review managing editor dies

By Staff Report, News Desk

This morning, the SIU English department announced managing editor of Crab Orchard Review Jon Tribble has died.

Tribble was a long-time faculty member of the SIU English department, and taught creative writing and literature courses as well as being the series editor for the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry.

Information on memorial and funeral services has not yet been released.


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