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Author: Brian Henry

Brian Henry is the author of ten previous books of poetry, including PERMANENT STATE (Threadsuns Press, 2020), STATIC & SNOW (Black Ocean, 2015), DOPPELGÄNGER (Talisman House, Publishers, 2011), LESSNESS (Ahsahta Press, 2011), THE STRIPPING POINT (Counterpath Press, 2007), and QUARANTINE (Ahsahta Press, 2006). He has translated numerous books from Slovenian, including Aleš Šteger's The Book of Things, which won the Best Translated Book Award. His poetry and translation have received many honors, including grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Howard Foundation.

Doppelgänger
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Doppelgänger

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. "Brian Henry...entices the reader into the hidden crevices and empty spaces of daily existence."—Elizabeth Eger, PN Review (UK)"Henry is a keen observer who writes from a constantly changing perspective...."—Philip Nikolayev, Jacket

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Lessness
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Lessness

Ahsahta Press

Poetry. In LESSNESS everything is in ruins--machines, landscapes, buildings, bodies, histories, language. In terse elegies and effaced text, LESSNESS forces us to question the body, and through it the stability of the knowable. All builds toward a l...

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Permanent State
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Permanent State

Threadsuns Press

Poetry. The world of PERMANENT STATE is one that welcomes anxiety and affection, rage and bewilderment. It encompasses the quotidian and the philosophical, disbelief and the nature of knowledge, history and politics, consumerism and infirmity, socia...

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Quarantine
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Quarantine

Ahsahta Press

Poetry. QUARANTINE is a book-length poem narrated by a man dying of the bubonic plague. Set outside London during the summer of 1665, the poem explores issues of sexuality and subjectivity while narrating a life within death. The narrative accumulat...

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The Stripping Point
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The Stripping Point

Counterpath Press

Poetry. In THE STRIPPING POINT Brian Henry moves through extremes of formal invention and referentiality in two poetic series immersed in the lust and language of the everyday. Set at a paper mill in the 1990s, "More Dangerous Than Dying" charts the...

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