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Author: Kit Robinson

Kit Robinson was born in Evanston, Illinois, grew up in Cincinnati, attended Yale University, and has lived in the San Francisco Bay Area ever since. He is the author of MARINE LAYER (BlazeVOX), Catalan Passages (Streets and Roads), DETERMINATION (Cuneiform), THE MESSIANIC TREES: SELECTED POEMS, 1976-2003 (Adventures in Poetry), LEAVES OF CLASS (Chax Press) and many other books of poetry, including collaborations with Ted Greenwald, 5 (Roof) and Takeaway (c_L Books).

9:45
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9:45

The Post-Apollo Press

Poetry. Kit Robinson has been active as a poet, teacher, curator and performer on the San Francisco Bay Area poetry scene for 30 years. His most recent book of poems, 9:45, is a panegyric of encoded worlds which begins at the LCD readout and whirs e...

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BALANCE SHEET
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BALANCE SHEET

Roof Books

Poetry. "BALANCE SHEET is just that, a various, wry look at apparent life both inside and out at midpoint, balanced in the battering flux of myriad informations, all as 'right' and 'wrong' as ever. Kit Robinson's reflective work is articulate and co...

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COVERS
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COVERS

The Figures

THE CRAVE
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THE CRAVE

Atelos

Poetry. If Jelly Roll Morton should meet Emily Dickinson in 21st-century Las Vegas to compose occasional metaphysical stanzas, the result might resemble Kit Robinson's THE CRAVE: beautiful, strange, and ha-ha. Kit Robinson has been active as a poet,...

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Democracy Boulevard
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Democracy Boulevard

Roof Books

Poetry. "DEMOCRACY BOULEVARD is the accident strewn one-way street studded with industrial parks and hospitality suites that dead-ends in just front of the fortress of Consolidated Capital. The way Kit Robinson drives it, with fumes for fuel, crowdi...

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Determination
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Determination

Cuneiform Press

Poetry. Of DETERMINATION, poet Ted Greenwald has written: "For anyone wonders what's it doing out, don't stick a head out the window, open, stick a nose into, DETERMINATION, is an end result where language's weather swings ear in and ear out in Kit ...

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ICE CUBES
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ICE CUBES

Roof Books

Poetry. "There is a pacific, morning coolness about Kit Robinson's 'ICE CUBES.' These poems seem, in their reserved, slightly removed chilliness, to forecast the heat of day, and the fuller poems such as 'Nesting of Layer Protocols,' 'Rented Objects...

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Leaves of Class
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Leaves of Class

Chax Press

Poetry. California Interest. "Like Whitman, Kit Robinson celebrates himself, the world, and the amplitude of time. In LEAVES OF CLASS, we are treated to poetic clarity and a sense of rectitude. Whimsical forays into the boundaries of meaning and lan...

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Marine Layer
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Marine Layer

BlazeVOX books

Poetry. California Interest. "There is seemingly no object, image, or idea that couldn't potentially work its way into a Kit Robinson poem. His work is oracular and quotidian, straightforward and complex, offering multiple points of view and stunnin...

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The Messianic Trees
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The Messianic Trees

Zephyr Press

Poetry. "I consider Kit Robinson to be one of his generation's most accomplished, innovative, and genuinely witty writers"--Anselm Hollo. THE MESSIANIC TREES is the first major collection of thirty years of poetry by Kit Robinson, one of the core me...

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Train I Ride
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Train I Ride

BookThug

Poetry. TRAIN I RIDE is a meditation on reading, writing, rhythm and tempo. In a sequence of prose fragments, the author lays down tracks through a landscape that is itself always sliding away, with nods along the way to precursors including Junior ...

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