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Author: Tom Mandel

Tom Mandel was born and grew up in Chicago. He was educated in the city's jazz and blues clubs and at the University of Chicago. He has lived in New York, Paris, San Francisco and Washington DC. He lives in Lewes, Delaware. He is the author of REALISM (Burning Deck, 1991), Letters of the Law (Sun & Moon Press, 2000), TO THE COGNOSCENTI (Atelos, 2006), Erat (Burning Deck Press, 1981), Some Appearances (1987), Central Europe (Coincidence Press, 1985), Ready to Go (Ithaca House, 1981), and other books of poetry, as well as co-author of The Grand Piano. His work has been anthologized in Post-Modern American Poetry: A Norton Anthology, In the American Tree, 49+1: Poètes Americain. as well as multiple volumes of Best American Poetry.

Letter to Poetry
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Letter to Poetry

Chax Press

In Letter to Poetry, Tom Mandel finds both Rhyme and Reason under the hood of his Coupe de Ville. Rhyme is sometimes played for winks and Reason cloaked in gentle humor (“Maybe more hot air would make it / safe to cross the brink of this thin ice?”)...

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PROSPECT OF RELEASE
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PROSPECT OF RELEASE

Chax

REALISM
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REALISM

Burning Deck

Poetry. "The world, as refracted through the lens of Tom Mandel's poetry, takes on the singularity of a new kind of order. His voice is fresh, astringent and altogether compelling. He is a dynamic presence" -John Ashbery.

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TO THE COGNOSCENTI
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TO THE COGNOSCENTI

Atelos

Poetry. Tom Mandel grew up in Chicago and was educated in its jazz and blues clubs and at the University of Chicago where he studied on the Committee on Social Thought with Hannah Arendt and Saul Bellow. He has lived in New York, Paris, San Francisc...

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