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Author: William Heyen

William Heyen is Professor of English/Poet in Residence Emeritus at the College at Brockport, his undergraduate alma mater. He received his PhD from Ohio University, and an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from SUNY. A former Senior Fulbright Lecturer in American Literature in Germany, he has received NEA, Guggenheim, American Academy of Arts and Letters, and other awards. His work has appeared in hundreds of anthologies, and in The New Yorker, Poetry, American Poetry Review, Harper's, The Atlantic, The Southern Review, and numerous other magazines. His journals—five volumes published so far—may be the most extensive in American literature. Most of his Holocaust poems are collected in The Candle (2016). He is the author of WHETHER ART EILL EVER (Cross-Cultural Communications, 2021), Nature: Selected & New Poems 1970-2020, STRAIGHT'S SUITE FOR CRAIG COTTER & FRANK O'HARA (Mayapple Press, 2012), THE ANGERL VOICES: A POEM (Mayapple Press, 2010), and HOME: AUTOBIOGRAPHIES, ETC. (MAMMOTH books, 2005).

The Angel Voices: A Poem
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The Angel Voices: A Poem

Mayapple Press

Poetry. THE ANGEL VOICES is a sort of "luminous dream," sometimes so real you can feel the heat. In this elegant and haunting work, William Heyen pours forth prophetic words of an almost divine nature. The poems search through images of grace and be...

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Straight's Suite for Craig Cotter & Frank O'Hara
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Straight's Suite for Craig Cotter & Frank O'Hara

Mayapple Press

Poetry. The fifty-two lyrics that make up William Heyen's STRAIGHT'S SUITE are at once a nod to the progenitor of American poetry of sexuality and the body, Walt Whitman, and a communication addressed to the late Frank O'Hara, famed member of the Ne...

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Whether Art Will Ever / Granice Sztuki : Holocaust Poems / Wiersze o Zagladzie
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Whether Art Will Ever / Granice Sztuki : Holocaust Poems / Wiersze o Zagladzie

Cross-Cultural Communications / New Feral Press

Poetry. Translated by Tomasz Marek Sobieraj and Jacek Świerk. Edited by Joan Digby and Stanley H. Barkan. These thirteen poems are memory of the victims of the Holocaust, including the Japanese who suffered the bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Th...

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Whether Art Will Ever / Granice Sztuki : Holocaust Poems / Wiersze o Zagladzie
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Whether Art Will Ever / Granice Sztuki : Holocaust Poems / Wiersze o Zagladzie

Cross-Cultural Communications / New Feral Press

Poetry. Translated by Tomasz Marek Sobieraj and Jacek Świerk. Edited by Joan Digby and Stanley H. Barkan. These thirteen poems are memory of the victims of the Holocaust, including the Japanese who suffered the bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Th...

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