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Author: Lewis Warsh

Lewis Warsh (1944-2020) was a writer, editor, visual artist, educator and the author of over thirty volumes of poetry, fiction, and autobiography, including THE ORIGIN OF THE WORLD (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2005), Inseparable: Poems 1995-2005 (2008), A Place in the Sun (2010), One Foot Out the Door: Collected Stories (2014), ALIEN ABDUCTION (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2015), OUT OF THE QUESTION: SELECTED POEMS 1963- 2003 (Station Hill Press, 2017), PIECE OF CAKE (Station Hill Press, 2020), and ELIXIR (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2022). He was co-founder, with Bernadette Mayer, of United Artists Magazine and Books, and co-founder and editor, with Anne Waldman, of Angel Hair Books and Magazine and The Angel Hair Anthology (2001). Mimeo Mimeo #7 (2012) was devoted to his poetry, fiction and collages, and to a bibliography of his work as a publisher and editor. He was a recipient of grants from The National Endowment for the Arts, The American Poetry Review, and The Poetry Foundation. He taught at Naropa University, The Poetry Project, Pace University, The New School, Bowery Poetry Club, and SUNY Albany. A longtime member of the English Department faculty at Long Island University (Brooklyn), he was also the founding director of their MFA Program in Creative Writing (2007-13).

Alien Abduction
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Alien Abduction

Ugly Duckling Presse

Poetry. ALIEN ABDUCTION is Lewis Warsh's first full-length collection of poems since INSEPARABLE (2008). Warsh extends his exploration of the way fragments of thought and feeling and experience come together to form the illusion of a solid object th...

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The Maharajah's Son
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The Maharajah's Son

United Artists Books

Poetry. Cover by Rosemary Mayer.

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The Origin of the World
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The Origin of the World

Ugly Duckling Presse

Poetry. Multimedia. 2 CDs in a handmade wallet. A recording of Lewis Warsh's poem series "The Origin of the World" read by the author at the Parkside Lounge in New York City as part of the Long Poem Project, a co-production of Deerhead Records and U...

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Out of the Question: Selected Poems (1963-2003)
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Out of the Question: Selected Poems (1963-2003)

Station Hill Press

Poetry. OUT OF THE QUESTION: SELECTED POEMS (1963-2003) gathers together a generous sample of work from Lewis Warsh's many earlier collections. Warsh has been associated with the community of New York School writers who first met at The Poetry Proje...

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Single Occupancy

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Single Occupancy

Cuneiform Press

SINGLE OCCUPANCY is a classic New York School collaboration between award-winning poet Lewis Warsh and revered painter Archie Rand. SINGLE OCCUPANCY continues a longstanding tradition of New York School collaborations between poets and visual artis...

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Touch of the Whip
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Touch of the Whip

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. Prose. "Poetry loves prose and makes brilliant babies with paragraphs and sentences. TOUCH OF THE WHIP is a trans-genre pleasure, infinitely sage and sane. Warsh's narrative always speaks to itself from a lyric threshold. A postmodern Delmor...

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