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Author: Benjamin Friedlander

Benjamin Friedlander is a poet, editor, and scholar. His books of poetry include ONE HUNDRED ETUDES (Edge Books, 2012), Citizen Cain (Salt Publishing, 2011) and THE MISSING OCCASION OF SAYING YES (Subpress, 2007). He is also the author of Simulcast: Four Experiments in Criticism (University Alabama Press, 2004) and the editor, most recently, of Robert Creeley's Selected Poems, 1945-2005 (University of California Press, 2008). Since 1999, he has taught American literature and poetics at the University of Maine.

A Knot Is Not a Tangle
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A Knot Is Not a Tangle

Krupskaya

Poetry. "Did someone say 'The Runes of Western Civilization'? All the great heresies are here: poignant rhymes, literate feints and graceless parries, the bogus and the beautiful, elliptical, epochal and incidental, and even a poem—held to a refrige...

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Algebraic Melody
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Algebraic Melody

Zasterle Press

Poetry. ALGEBRAIC MELODY is the new book of poems, beautifully printed by Zasterle Press, from Benjamin Friedlander. Cover by Alexis Esquivel. These poems have previously appeared in Avec, Intent, Raddle Moon, Tyuonyi, and Writing.

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The Missing Occasion of Saying Yes
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The Missing Occasion of Saying Yes

Subpress

Poetry. "Benjamin Friedlander speaks with ungainsayable clarity of what we had thought to forget."—Robert Creeley"Is melancholy good? I think Ben Friedlander has the moodiest ear for it in the field, and wit to match. Where he takes this immodest gi...

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One Hundred Etudes
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One Hundred Etudes

Edge Books

Poetry. A celebration of word and world, craft and attention, constraint-based in form, wide-ranging in content; a long poem folded up like a measuring stick, set snugly in its box; a box overflowing with all that the poet has given his measure."The...

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Time Rations
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Time Rations

O Books

Poetry. "Benjamin Friedlander remembers what wounds of World War he was born after. Days can't cover words at the fact gate. Lines to the end of myth begin at the middle. This is intelligent, passionate writing. The poems in TIME RATIONS are fragmen...

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