Charles Bernstein

Charles Bernstein is author of Recalculating (University of Chicago Press, 2013), Attack of the Difficult Poems: Essays and Inventions (Chicago, 2011), and All the Whiskey in Heaven: Selected Poems (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010). He is Donald T. Regan Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Pennsylvania, where he is co-director of PennSound. More info at Electronic Poetry Center.

87 Words for John Ashbery at 87

curvilinear bequeathed propaedeutic emblazoned blazer bemoan befuddle boomerang procrustean pediment Piedmont Yangzi elastic arboreal aerial miscellaneous moribund feckless freakish free-floating arrested interruption hypobolic cryptography cello churn salience succulence sherbet billowing swank swallow swell swarm swoop sweep weep worrisome weary waver …

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Intervistare la voce: Charles Bernstein

This interview is dedicated to Nicholas Zurbrugg (1947-2001), who brought Enzo Minarelli and I together at a conference at De Montfort University just before Nick’s sudden death. Nick taught at Griffith University, in Brisbane, Australia for 17 years, starting in 1995, before moving back to England.

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Catullus 85

translated by Charles Bernstein Odi et amo. quare id faciam, fortasse requiris. nescio, sed fieri sentio et excrucior. Hate and love. Why’s that?, you’d ask Don’t know, I feel it and it’s torture. Richard Tuttle started off with: All I …

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