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Author: Eileen R Tabios

Eileen R. Tabios loves books and has released over 50 collections of poetry, fiction, essays, and experimental biographies from publishers in nine countries and cyberspace. Recipient of the Philippines' National Book Award for Poetry for her first poetry collection, she has seen her poems translated into eight languages as well as inspire collaborations involving computer-generated hybrid languages, paintings, video, kali martial arts, modern dance, among others. She also has edited, co-edited or conceptualized 12 anthologies of poetry, fiction and essays as well as served as editor or guest editor for various literary journals. Inventor of the poetic form "hay(na)ku," she maintains a book lover's blog, Eileen Verbs Books; edits Galatea Resurrects, a popular poetry review; steers the literary and arts publisher Meritage Press; and frequently curates thematic online poetry projects including LinkedIn Poetry Recommendations (a recommended list of contemporary poetry books). Her writing and editing works have received recognition through awards, grants and residencies.

Amnesia: Somebody's Memoir
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Amnesia: Somebody's Memoir

Black Radish Books

Poetry. "Forgetfulness and remembering are two sides of the same coin—and that coin is anybody! Reading Eileen Tabios, we are reminded about the extent to which we are, after all, the sum of our experiences, and the extent to which my experiences ma...

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THE BLIND CHATELAINE'S KEYS: HER BIOGRAPHY THROUGH YOUR POETICS

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THE BLIND CHATELAINE'S KEYS: HER BIOGRAPHY THROUGH YOUR POETICS

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. THE BLIND CHATELAINE'S KEYS takes its impetus from three impossibilities: (i) biography (and autobiography)-something is always left out, (ii) artistic criticism: the critic's subjectivity inevitably comes to play, and (...

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The Connoisseur of Alleys
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The Connoisseur of Alleys

Marsh Hawk Press

Poetry. From the Foreword:"A phrase from Comte de Lautréamont's prose poem Les Chants de Maldoror (1869) has been used by many as a definition of surrealism: 'the chance meeting on a dissecting-table of a sewing-machine and an umbrella.' Such fancif...

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I TAKE THEE, ENGLISH, FOR MY BELOVED
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I TAKE THEE, ENGLISH, FOR MY BELOVED

Marsh Hawk Press

Poetry. Memoir. Asian American Studies. With I TAKE THEE, ENGLISH, FOR MY BELOVED, Eileen R. Tabios melds the forms of poem, memoir, art monograph, play, novel and questionnaire to affirm that the poet not only speaks English, but she loves English....

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INVENT(ST)ORY
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INVENT(ST)ORY

Dos Madres Press

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. "There are so many paths thru the enchanted forest that is Eileen Tabios' oeuvre that no one can possibly take them all in one lifetime. So it is with something approaching glee that I find here a completely u...

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THE LIGHT SANG AS IT LEFT YOUR EYES: OUR AUTOBIOGRAPHY
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THE LIGHT SANG AS IT LEFT YOUR EYES: OUR AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Marsh Hawk Press

Poetry. Memoir. Asian American Studies. Filipino American Studies. Winner of the Philippines' National Book Award for Poetry, Eileen R. Tabios has a reputation for uniquely melding ekphrasis and transcolonialism. This collection of poems, prose and ...

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Murder Death Resurrection
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Murder Death Resurrection

Dos Madres Press

Poetry. "A five-year (2013-2018) project, MURDER DEATH RESURRECTION (MDR), includes 'The MDR Poetry Generator' that brings together much of my poetics and poet tics. The MDR Poetry Generator contains a data base of 1,167 lines which can be combined ...

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Nota Bene Eiswein
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Nota Bene Eiswein

Ahadada Books

Poetry. Asian American Studies. In Eileen R. Tabios's 16th print poetry collection, NOTA BENE EISWEIN, Tabios applies the methodology of making Eiswein, a German sweet wine, for extracting poems from her readings of Christian Hawkey's poetry collect...

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Reproductions of the Empty Flagpole
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Reproductions of the Empty Flagpole

Marsh Hawk Press

Poetry. REPRODUCTIONS OF THE EMPTY FLAGPOLE is the first U.S. collection by Eileen R. Tabios, winner of the Phillipines' National Book Award for Poetry. "Her poems allows out minds to be excited twice, by the psychological and artistic reference poi...

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Silk Egg: Collected Novels
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Silk Egg: Collected Novels

Shearsman Books

Fiction. Asian American Studies. "The genius of Eileen R. Tabios is as generous as it is manifold. Reading SILK EGG, I suddenly feel myself becoming more perceptive, fantastical, mordant, impassioned, and artful. Just like the book itself. Read it, ...

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Sun Stigmata (Sculpture Poems)
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Sun Stigmata (Sculpture Poems)

Marsh Hawk Press

Poetry. Art. Asian & Asian American Studies. SUN STIGMATA is a sculpture-inspired poetry collection from an award-winning poet known for her innovative approaches. The book includes poetics prose and an art essay."Eileen Tabios's poems twist like si...

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The Thorn Rosary: Selected Prose Poems, 1998-2010
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The Thorn Rosary: Selected Prose Poems, 1998-2010

Marsh Hawk Press

Poetry. THE THORN ROSARY offers a selection of prose poems written by Eileen R. Tabios, including poems from hard-to-find early books and as released in the past twelve years by publishers in the U.S., Philippines, Australia and Finland. Advance wor...

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