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Author: Susan Gevirtz

Susan Gevirtz is the author of seven books of poetry, including AERODROME ORION & STARRY MESSENGER, THRALL, and HOURGLASS TRANSCRIPTS. Her critical works include Narrative's Journey: The Fiction and Film Writing of Dorothy Richardson and COMING EVENTS (COLLECTED WRITINGS). She co–organizes the annual translation and conversation meeting of The Paros Symposium and teaches at California College of the Arts in San Francisco.

AERODROME ORION & Starry Messenger
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AERODROME ORION & Starry Messenger

Kelsey Street Press

Poetry. "It's not possible to be more phenomenologically direct than the poetry on these pages. This is removal of the obstacles of perception, beginning with perception, often by means of the obstacles themselves. This is what the sky is. All other...

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BLACK BOX CUTAWAY
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BLACK BOX CUTAWAY

Kelsey Street Press

Poetry. Susan Gevirtz cuts the box away from the camera as she disassembles other structures that keep the world, as we picture it, in place. For Gevirtz, the cultural is personal, and the personal is constructed as the cultural media--films, TV, ne...

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Coming Events (Collected Writings)
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Coming Events (Collected Writings)

Nightboat Books

Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Foreword by George Albon. Poet and scholar Susan Gevirtz's book COMING EVENTS (COLLECTED WRITINGS) undertakes the search for what she calls a "third apprehension," via questions concerning childhood learning; the vexed s...

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Hotel abc
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Hotel abc

Nightboat Books

Poetry. California Interest. HOTEL ABC is poetry fieldwork done in the trenches of daily life. The poems in HOTEL ABC function as ethnographic notes, exposing the fact that we are all under the thumb of circadian rhythm, struggling to negotiate ou...

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HOURGLASS TRANSCRIPTS
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HOURGLASS TRANSCRIPTS

Burning Deck

Poetry. HOURGLASS TRANSCRIPTS asks What is legible? How can the unaccountable, uncountable find the page outside of measurable time? To approach the preverbal, the unspeakable, it may be necessary to make an incision through the center of a line, to...

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LINEN MINUS
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LINEN MINUS

Avenue B

Poetry. "In For A New Novel Robbe-Grillet has written that in the sort of new writing he is proposing the author totally proclaims his need of the reader's cooperation as an 'active, conscious, creative assistance.' What he asks of the reader is no ...

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THRALL
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THRALL

The Post-Apollo Press

Poetry. Echoing person, place, or thing and adding a question to the definition of a noun, THRALL begs yet another question: is the person a verb or a verb scape. The poet dreams the poem as three-dimensional things or places that we can enter and t...

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