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Author: Timothy Liu

Timothy Liu's latest book of poetry is LET IT RIDE (Saturnalia Books, 2019). His previous books include LUMINOUS DEBRIS: NEW & SELECTED LEGERDEMAIN 1992-2017 (Barrow Street Press, 2018), KINGDOM COME: A FANTASIA (Talisman House, Publishers, 2017), DON'T GO BACK TO SLEEP (Saturnalia Books, 2014), POLYTHEOGAMY (Saturnalia Books, 2009), BENDING THE MIND AROUND THE DREAM'S BLOWN FUSE (Talisman House, Publishers, 2009), HARD EVIDENCE (Talisman House, Publishers, 2001), WORD OF MOUTH: AN ANTHOLOGY OF GAY AMERICAN POETRY (Talisman House, Publishers, 2000), SAY GOODNIGHT (Copper Canyon Press, 1998) and BURNT OFFERINGS (Copper Canyon Press, 1995). His journals and papers are archived in the Berg Collection at the New York Public Library. A reader of occult esoterica, he lives in Manhattan and Woodstock, NY.

BENDING THE MIND AROUND THE DREAM'S BLOWN FUSE
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BENDING THE MIND AROUND THE DREAM'S BLOWN FUSE

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. Asian American Studies. "Timothy Liu is too often reduced to being a poet of sexual audacity. He is audacious, but perhaps in his baroque architecture, his fluency, his intricacy, and his unwillingness to reduce himself by dogma or theory or...

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Burnt Offerings
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Burnt Offerings

Copper Canyon Press

Poetry. "Timothy Liu's poems are characterized by a unique mixture of the profane and the spiritual, and of the brutal and the tender. I admire their clarity and their sure art. A few of them, ' Thoreau,' 'Sunday,' 'Manifest Destiny,' 'Survivors,' a...

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Don't Go Back To Sleep
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Don't Go Back To Sleep

Saturnalia Books

Poetry. What keeps us up at night? Love? Death? God? DON'T GO BACK TO SLEEP answers the Sufi call to wake up to this life in the here and now where ecstasy serves its summons, inviting us to break out of the mundane quotidian. Timothy Liu winds the ...

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HARD EVIDENCE
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HARD EVIDENCE

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. Asian American Studies. Gay and Lesbian Studies. Timothy Liu is a gifted poet who has received a Norma Farber First Boom Award in 1992 for his first book VOX ANGELICA. His subsequent books of poems, BURNT OFFERINGS and SAY GOODNIGHT, were bo...

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Kingdom Come: A Fantasia
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Kingdom Come: A Fantasia

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. Fiction. "KINGDOM COME is a big, imaginative feast for the senses, wry with humor and sizzling with sexuality. Liu's immersive style, each sentence a bracing plunge into a liquefied language, a lake, has only deepened and clarified since the...

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Let It Ride
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Let It Ride

Saturnalia Books

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. LGBTQIA Studies. At the height of his powers, Timothy Liu's first book since NEW & SELECTED LEGERDEMAIN 1992-2017 (Barrow Street Press, 2018) explores how the necessities of life and art dovetail to open up a ...

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Luminous Debris: New & Selected Legerdemain 1992-2017
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Luminous Debris: New & Selected Legerdemain 1992-2017

Barrow Street Press

Poetry. "Timothy Liu is a poet faithful to forms of unruliness; devoted to the unembellished and unabashed. Equally committed to a poetic craft that is capable of rearranging reality from the chaos of desire and its surplus of frustration, in his wo...

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Polytheogamy
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Polytheogamy

Saturnalia Books

Poetry. Art. Paintings by Greg Drasler. "It is difficult not to think about Robert Creeley when reading Liu's sparse and unreletingly lucid lines. Even Liu's insistenly enthmatic logic echoes Creeley, albeit with an indulgence approaching but not em...

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Say Goodnight
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Say Goodnight

Copper Canyon Press

Poetry. Asian American Studies. SAY GOODNIGHT is a provocative collection which mines the bond between the spiritual and carnal, the sacred and profane.

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