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Author: Jay Besemer

Jay Besemer is a poet/artist whose books and chapbooks include THEORIES OF PERFORMANCE (The Lettered Streets Press, 2020), THE WAYS OF THE MONSTER (*KIN(D)/The Operating System, 2018), Crybaby City (Spuyten Duyvil), Telephone, CHELATE (both Brooklyn Arts Press), and Aster to Daylily (Damask Press). He was a finalist for the 2017 Publishing Triangle Award for Trans and Gender-Variant Literature.

Chelate
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Chelate

Brooklyn Arts Press

Poetry. LGBT Studies. Written during the advent of hormone therapy and gender transition, CHELATE by Jay Besemer explores the journey towards a new embodiment, one that is immediately complicated by the difficult news of a debilitating illness. This...

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Telephone
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Telephone

Brooklyn Arts Press

Poetry. LGBT Studies. "TELEPHONE is a game and a snake on the wall, and now it's a book by Jen Besemer. Structured as a solo act of call-and-response, these poems talk to each other and to you. Fully situated in the contemporary moment, these small ...

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Theories of Performance
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Theories of Performance

The Lettered Streets Press

Poetry. LGBTQIA Studies. THEORIES OF PERFORMANCE emerges from continued engagement with the issues living in and through a queer, trans, sick/Disabled man's body. Traveling between Chicago to western New York state, caregiving for his terminally ill...

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