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Author: Kyle Schlesinger

Kyle Schlesinger was born in Providence in 1976. He studied poetry and pedagogy at Goddard College, and went on to study poetics with Robert Creeley at the University at Buffalo, where he earned his doctorate in 2005. The author of over twenty books of poetry and criticism, including A NEW KIND OF COUNTRY (Chax Press, 2020), PARTS OF SPEECH (Chax Press, 2014), THE PINK (Kenning Editions, 2008), HELLO HELICOPTER (BlazeVOX books, 2007), and MOONLIGHTING (Cuneiform Press, 2005). Schlesinger currently lives in Austin, where he runs Cuneiform Press and directs the Graduate Program in Publishing at UHV.

A New Kind of Country
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A New Kind of Country

Chax Press

Poetry. Art. "Kyle Schlesinger has always written the kinds of poems I want as conversations with the world. I mean, Jesus Christ, look at who he dedicates this book to! Right there is the dinner party for A NEW KIND OF COUNTRY, and I want to be the...

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Hello Helicopter

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Hello Helicopter

BlazeVOX books

Poetry. "HELLO HELICOPTER. Or hello helikos? As Robert Smithson tells us of his Spiral Jetty film, not so distantly from Kyle Schlesinger's poetics: 'For my film (a film is a spiral made up of frames) I would have myself filmed from a helicopter (fr...

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Moonlighting
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Moonlighting

Cuneiform Press

Poetry. LAST COPIES! MOONLIGHTING moonlights as an artist's book and prose poem. Text blocks rest against a neo-fauvist pallet of pixilated puns written in a jeep en route to Vermont. The images were culled from the sky in Germany. Moonlighting is w...

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Parts of Speech
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Parts of Speech

Chax Press

Poetry. "PARTS OF SPEECH ventriloquizes even as it amputates clich├ęs and idiomatic expressions, where the cumulative effect is more exhilarating than terrifying, due in part to this book's underlying architectonics. Overheard conversations, radio br...

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The Pink
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The Pink

Kenning Editions

Poetry. THE PINK offers a sequence of short poems with a detourned ear and an earnest intelligence. Condensing the remarkable craft of the long series Schlesinger chose as his debut volume, 2007's HELLO HELICOPTER, THE PINK reminds us that, as in la...

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