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Author: Eli Goldblatt

Eli Goldblatt's poems have appeared over the last forty-five years in small literary journals such as Hambone, 6ix, Louisiana Review, and Another Chicago Magazine. His poetry collections include FOR INSTANCE (Chax Press, 2019), SESSIONS (Singing Horse Press,2001), SPEECH ACTS (Chax Press, 1999), and WITHOUT A TRACE (Chax Press, 1991). His children's books are Leo Loves Round and Lissa and the Moon's Sheep. His books on composition and literacy include Writing Home: A Literacy Autobiography and Because We Live Here: Sponsoring Literacy Beyond the College Curriculum. He has collaborated with his wife Wendy Osterweil on children's books, broadsides, and other poetry/print projects over the years. For both collaborations with Wendy and Michael Moore, his poems arose as a response to their art work. He is Professor Emeritus of English at Temple University and formerly director of New City Writing, an institute focused on community literacy in North Philadelphia.

For Instance
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For Instance

Chax Press

Poetry. Jewish Studies. Images/art by Wendy Osterweil and Michael Moore. "In a sentence, the phrase 'for instance' follows an assertion or argument, and precedes a series of examples. Eli Goldblatt gives us myriad examples unconnected to a thesis, e...

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Sessions
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Sessions

Chax Press

Poetry. Cloth binding. Poems by Eli Goldblatt. Drawings by Wendy Osterweil. Limited edition numbered and signed by the author and artist.

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Sessions
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Sessions

Chax Press

Poetry. Wraps. Poems by Eli Goldblatt. Drawings by Wendy Osterweil. Numbered limited edition.

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SESSIONS
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SESSIONS

Chax

Speech Acts
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Speech Acts

Chax Press

Poetry. "Energetic and engaging work, ranging over ache and embrace, reality and dream in a rich, quicksilver language, Goldblatt's SPEECH ACTS puts 'Everything on my radio'"—Rachel Blau DuPlessis.

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Without a Trace
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Without a Trace

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. Eli Goldblatt is the complicated son of American Objectivism. Like Oppen, Zukofsky, or Reznikoff, he is the insistent outsider, the one whose work endures because it questions our common experience, and acknowledges the impossibility of answ...

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