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Author: Charles Alexander

Charles Alexander's books include AT THE EDGE OF THE SEA: PUSHING WATER II (Singing Horse Press, 2018), HOPEFUL BUILDINGS (Chax Press, 1990), ARC OF LIGHT/DARK MATTER (Roof Books, 1992), NEAR OR RANDOM ACTS (Singing Horse Press, 2004), CERTAIN SLANTS (Junction Press, 2007) and Pushing Water (Cuneiform Press, 2011), as well as nine chapbooks. He is the founder and director of Chax Press, in Tucson, Arizona, where he lives with the visual artist Cynthia Miller.

Arc of Light/Dark Matter
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Arc of Light/Dark Matter

Roof Books

Poetry. "In designing a circle of stones about a pool for a zen garden, one would take a single rock and move it ever so slightly out of alignment, knowing that the mind's eye would then have to respond, participating in the creation of circularity ...

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AT the Edge OF the Sea: Pushing Water II
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AT the Edge OF the Sea: Pushing Water II

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. With AT THE EDGE OF THE SEA: PUSHING WATER II, Charles Alexander extends and amplifies the long poem that took shape in his 2011 volume, Pushing Water. As Alice Notley remarks, "Reading AT THE EDGE OF THE SEA is a dynamic experience, being p...

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Certain Slants
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Certain Slants

Junction Press

Poetry. Charles Alexander, in his new collection of poetry CERTAIN SLANTS, "...gives us certain slants, various slants, oblique angles into this world, poems written with considerable grace, integrity, and a tentativeness that becomes an ethical gol...

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Hopeful Buildings
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Hopeful Buildings

Chax Press

Poetry. "This book collects six works, different from each other in many respects, but all moving with a strong investigative force. Thinking is the experience of everyday living, and Charles Alexander's work is a poetry of thinking. But it is exper...

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Near or Random Acts
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Near or Random Acts

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. "In these two interwoven meditations, Charles Alexander continuously redefines the position of near and random acts, be they political, cultural, or linguistic. Probing and insistent, always visually descriptive, these cycles dwell on diffic...

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