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Author: Richard Hoffman

Richard Hoffman is author of the poetry collections Without Paradise, GOLD STAR ROAD (Barrow Street Press, 2007), EMBLEM (Barrow Street Press, 2011), and NOON UNTIL NIGHT (Barrow Street Press, 2017); the memoirs Love & Fury and HALF THE HOUSE (New Rivers Press, 2015); and the short story collection Interference and Other Stories. He is Senior Writer in Residence at Emerson College, in Boston.

Emblem
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Emblem

Barrow Street Press

Fiction. "If Anton Chekhov returned as a modern-day poet, Richard Hoffman would be his name. His poems reverberate with the same lucid witness and precision. Bridging histories local and cultural, they draw on literary traditions while simultaneousl...

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Gold Star Road
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Gold Star Road

Barrow Street Press

Poetry. "With range, craft, and a dreadful curiosity about how human beings work, Richard Hoffman gives us GOLD STAR ROAD. GOLD STAR—an apt title for this collection, my hands-down favorite for the Barrow Street Prize 2006. Hoffman's poems tap into ...

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Gold Star Road
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Gold Star Road

Barrow Street Press

Poetry. "With range, craft, and a dreadful curiosity about how human beings work, Richard Hoffman gives us GOLD STAR ROAD. GOLD STAR—an apt title for this collection, my hands-down favorite for the Barrow Street Prize 2006. Hoffman's poems tap into ...

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Half the House, 20th Anniversary Edition
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Half the House, 20th Anniversary Edition

New Rivers Press

Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. The hardcover publication (1995) of this "spare, poignant" memoir (Time) resulted in the arrest of a child molester and the headline: "Author's Writing on Abuse Brings New Victims Forward." Our 20th Anniversary Edition f...

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Interference & Other Stories
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Interference & Other Stories

New Rivers Press

Fiction. Richard Hoffman, author of the acclaimed memoir Half the House and of two prize-winning collections of poetry, gives us a powerful first collection of stories. Its title novella tells the story of a child in a blue- collar family who is vic...

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Noon until Night
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Noon until Night

Barrow Street Press

Poetry. "In Richard Hoffman's long, complex title poem, which anchors his concerns throughout the book, he says with characteristic lucid candor, '...now when longevity itself begins to seem at once / the only wealth worth having and the booby prize...

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