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Author: Bob Perelman

Bob Perelman is the author of 14 poetry collections, including JACK AND JILL IN TROY, IFLIFE, Virtual Reality, The First World and Ten to One: Selected Poems. He collaborated with his wife, the painter Francie Shaw, on Playing Bodies. His latest critical book is Modernism the Morning After. He taught at UPenn for 25 years and now lives in Berkeley.

Captive Audience
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Captive Audience

The Figures

Poetry. "Bob Perelman's writing covers a lot of (image) territory as fast as a speeding missile—which may (almost) be fast enough. His new book, CAPTIVE AUDIENCE, finds us glued to our seats, laughing at death and the devil again."—Rae Armantrout

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The Future of Memory
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The Future of Memory

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Poetry. "Bob Perelman is one of our wittiest poets, but his new book, THE FUTURE OF MEMORY, is as scary as it is funny. It presents the poem itself as doomed human subject in time. The poet is both an emblem of Western subjectivity and the very figu...

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IFLIFE
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IFLIFE

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Poetry. "IFLIFE presents some of the wittiest, politically prescient—and best—American poems of this new century. The scope of the collection is prodigious, from the war in Iraq to domestic life, from the state of literary theory to Greek myth, from...

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Jack and Jill in Troy
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Jack and Jill in Troy

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Poetry. California Interest. "Bob Perelman in JACK AND JILL IN TROY writes in an apparently easy, conversational diction that can shift into and out of a lyric mode and slip sideways into narration, bringing us the age-old stories in such bright, hu...

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