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Author: Burt Kimmelman

Burt Kimmelman was born and raised in New York City. Steeple at Sunrise is his eleventh collection of poems. His work is often anthologized and has been featured on National Public Radio, and he has been interviewed a number of times (available in print or online). He has also published eleven books of criticism, most recently VISIBLE AT DUSK: SELECTED ESSAYS, and ZERO POINT POIESIS (a gathering of writings on George Quasha).

Abandoned Angel: New Poems by Burt Kimmelman
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Abandoned Angel: New Poems by Burt Kimmelman

Marsh Hawk Press

Poetry. The pared-down and essentialized poems in ABANDONED ANGEL show Kimmelman's further explorations of the procedural dynamic in syllabic forms."By way of a precise and pared-down language these poems artfully render a physical world while simul...

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As If Free
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As If Free

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. "Make no mistake about it: Burt Kimmelman appears here—& not for the first time—as a successor to the lineage of William Carlos Williams & George Oppen (to name but two), no less so for being a master of that lineage worn proudly. The sense ...

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Gradually the World: New and Selected Poems, 1982 - 2013
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Gradually the World: New and Selected Poems, 1982 - 2013

BlazeVOX books

Poetry. Art. With drawings by Basil King. "The specificity of Burt Kimmelman's poems has, for more than thirty years, been a singularly locating force. It situates us in space, in relation to the luminosity of objects, art, and one another. That eve...

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Somehow
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Somehow

Marsh Hawk Press

Poetry. "Burt Kimmelman is a poet who obviously admires the clarity of classical Chinese poetry and strives for it in his tight syllabics and in his shifting images of light and dark. In doing so, he finds what is luminously transcendent in the rout...

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Steeple at Sunrise: New Poems
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Steeple at Sunrise: New Poems

Marsh Hawk Press, Inc.

A new collection of poems by Burt Kimmelman, including the long series "Plague Calendar" about the COVID-19 pandemic.Burt Kimmelman’s new poems continue his exploration of syllabic forms. The book’s first section contains individual poems written in...

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Visible at Dusk
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Visible at Dusk

Dos Madres Press

Burt Kimmelman’s essays range across cultures and their artifacts, weighing the reach of the arts, especially in the avant-garde as the modern becomes postmodern. Over a long century our poetry, art, architecture and film have determined a history t...

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The Way We Live
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The Way We Live

Dos Madres Press

Poetry. "Burt Kimmelman is a poet who trusts what is: the continuous autonomy of two people in a close marriage, the unalterable passage of time, the lies the mirror tells us, the comfort of 'simply living / among the objects of the day.' Yet, like ...

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Wings Apart
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Wings Apart

Dos Madres Press

Poetry. "Suzuki writes: 'The true artist, like a Zen master, is one who knows how to appreciate the myo of things...[to make] a glimpse of things eternal in the world of constant changes.' In WINGS APART, Burt Kimmelman does just that. He observes t...

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