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Author: Lyn Hejinian

Lyn Hejinian is a poet, essayist, teacher, and translator. Her most recent published book of poetry is THE BOOK OF A THOUSAND EYES (Omnidawn, 2012). Other books include A BORDER COMEDY (Granary Books, 2001), SLOWLY and THE BEGINNER (both published by Tuumba Press, 2002), THE FATALIST (Omnidawn, 2003), and SAGA/CIRCUS (Omnidawn, 2008). The University of California Press published a collection of her essays entitled The Language of Inquiry in 2000. Translations of her work have been published in China, Denmark, Finland, France, Holland, Italy, Japan, Russia, Serbia, Spain, and Sweden. She is currently serving as a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. She teaches in the English Department at the University of California, Berkeley, and is the Chair of the UC-Berkeley Solidarity Alliance, an activist coalition of union representatives, workers, staff, students, and faculty fighting to maintain the accessibility and affordability of public higher education in California.

Aerial 10: Lyn Hejinian
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Aerial 10: Lyn Hejinian

Edge Books

Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Edited by Rod Smith & Jen Hofer. Contributors: Rae Armantrout, Carla Billitteri, Jack Collom, Jean Day, Patrick Durgin, Kate Fagan, Carla Harryman, Lyn Hejinian, Kevin Killian, Katy Lederer, Pamela Lu, Laura Moriarty, Pe...

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The Beginner
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The Beginner

Tuumba Press

Poetry. Across several decades, Lyn Hejinian has been constructing an exemplary and profoundly influential body of exploratory work, work of a discrepant lucidity that undermines commonplace assumptions of the permissible and the possible. Her poetr...

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Happily
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Happily

The Post-Apollo Press

Poetry. Hejinian's characteristic linguistic intensity and philosophical approach are present in this book- length poem. "Reading Lyn Hejinian's HAPPILY can make one imagine a second, somewhat happier Stein telling stories in single long or short l...

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Slowly
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Slowly

Tuumba Press

Poetry. "I am very much interested in abstraction in language, in pushing language to the point that it becomes fact itself rather than some intermediary or condition."—Lyn HejinianWritten between November 20, 2000, and September 24, 2001, SLOWLY ex...

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