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Author: Eric Baus

Eric Baus is the author of five books of poetry: THE TRANQUILIZED TONGUE, (City Lights 2014), Scared Text, winner of the Colorado Prize for Poetry (Center for Literary Publishing, 2011), TUNED DROVES (Octopus Books, 2009), and THE TO SOUND, winner of the Verse Prize (Wave Books, 2004). HOW I BECAME HUM is forthcoming from Octopus in 2020. He is also the author of several chapbooks, most recently The Rain Of The Ice (Above/Ground Press 2014). His poems have been translated into Spanish, Italian, and Finnish. He is a graduate of the PhD program in Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Denver as well as the MFA program for poets and writers at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He teaches literature and creative writing at Regis University's Mile High MFA program in Denver.

How I Became a Hum
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How I Became a Hum

Octopus Books

Poetry. "Baus, a poet of Synesthesia, situates his work on porous borders between sound and image, echo and repetition. In his swiftly transforming world, one word is apt to molt into another."—John Yau

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The Tranquilized Tongue
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The Tranquilized Tongue

City Lights Publishers

Poetry. In the tradition of French poets like Francis Ponge, Pierre Reverdy, and René Char, THE TRANQUILIZED TONGUE offers a series of prose meditations in the form of surrealist declaratives, each sentence unfolding like an alchemical riddle in whi...

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Tuned Droves
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Tuned Droves

Octopus Books

Poetry. In his follow-up to the acclaimed THE TO SOUND (Verse Press/Wave Books 2004), Eric Baus's second full-length poetry book is a continuation of his experimentation with the elongated lyric prose form. "In TUNED DROVES, there's a figure who dis...

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