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Author: Aaron Kunin

Aaron Kunin is the author of FOLDING RULER STAR (Fence, 2005), a collection of small poems about shame; THE MANDARIN (Fence, 2008), a novel; THE SORE THROAT & OTHER POEMS (Fence Books, 2010); GRACE PERIOD: NOTEBOOKS, 1998-2007 (Letter Machine Editions, 2013), a book of aphorisms, sketches, and fragments; and COLD GENIUS (Fence Books, 2014). He lives in Los Angeles and is a professor at Pomona College.

Cold Genius
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Cold Genius

Fence Books

Fiction. The figure of emotional temperature predominates. The formula: hot content, cold treatment. Three of these are spoken by Miss Chiquita. The United Fruit Company during the Cold War; two myths about the discovery of laughter. Tender love lyr...

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Folding Ruler Star
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Folding Ruler Star

Fence Books

Poetry. "With alarmed intelligence, FOLDING RULER STAR exposes the violence of an expectant look, synthesizes the organic and robotic then unzips them just as machines unzip / concrete dividers / on the highway. May Aaron Kunin make all the rules, a...

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Grace Period: Notebooks, 1998-2007
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Grace Period: Notebooks, 1998-2007

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Literary Nonfiction. According to Frances Burney, "Awkwardness is, perhaps, more interesting than grace." Forfeiting the opportunity to be graceful, GRACE PERIOD: NOTEBOOKS, 1998-2007 would like to be something more interesting.Full of curious knowl...

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The Mandarin
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The Mandarin

Fence Books

Fiction. THE MANDARIN does at least pretend to be an ordinary novel. It is set in places that no longer exist in Minneapolis—houses and apartments where one of the characters used to live, businesses and restaurants that have closed or moved elsewhe...

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The Sore Throat & Other Poems
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The Sore Throat & Other Poems

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Poetry. Aaron Kunin believes that the part of yourself that you're most ashamed of is interesting and can be used as material for art. The poems of THE SORE THROAT, his second collection, come out of self-imposed semiotic limitation, yet manifest a ...

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