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Author: Geoffrey Nutter

Geoffrey Nutter is the author of A Summer Evening (winner of the 2001 Colorado Prize), WATER'S LEAVES AND OTHER POEMS (Verse Press/Wave Books, 2005) (Winner of the 2004 Verse Press Prize), CHRISTOPHER SUNSET (Wave Books, 2010) (winner of the 2011 Sheila Motton Book Award), THE ROSE OF JANUARY (Wave Books, 2013), CITIES AT DAWN (Wave Books, 2016), GIANT MOTH PERISHES (Wave Books, 2021). He recently traveled in China, giving lectures, workshops, and readings as a participant in the Sun Yat-sen University Writers' Residency. Geoffrey's poems have been translated into Spanish, French, and Mandarin. Soir d'été, a bilingual edition of his poems translated into French by poets Molly Lou Freeman and Julien Marcland, was recently published in France, and a German translation of his book WATER'S LEAVES AND OTHER POEMS will appear in 2021. He has taught poetry at Princeton, Columbia, University of Iowa, NYU, the New School, and 92nd Street Y. A bilingual Italian/English collection of his poems is slated for publication in 2022, published by Nino Aragno Editore in Turin, Italy. His book WATER'S LEAVES AND OTHER POEMS will appear in German/English translation through Austrian PEN Centre in Vienna in 2021. He currently teaches Greek and Latin Classics at Queens College. He runs the Wallson Glass Poetry Seminars in New York City.

Christopher Sunset
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Christopher Sunset

Wave Books

Poetry. Bearing the visionary inheritance of ancient Chinese poets and early 20th century painters, Geoffrey Nutter casts a penetrating light into the colorfully shifting landscapes of modern existence. CHRISTOPHER SUNSET is a "correct and masterly ...

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Cities at Dawn
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Cities at Dawn

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Poetry. Lush, surreal, cinematic, and imagistically precise, Geoffrey Nutter paints the world into his fifth collection of poems. His poems display a consciousness in awe of all matter, be it organic, mechanical, industrial, ornithological, or sarto...

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Giant Moth Perishes
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Giant Moth Perishes

Wave Books

Poetry. With exquisite detail and humble sensibilities, Geoffrey Nutter's sixth collection of poetry offers myriad delights in language and the imagination. In cityscapes, nature, books, and color, we find respite in the complexities of the commonpl...

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The Rose of January
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The Rose of January

Wave Books

Poetry. In his fourth collection, Geoffrey Nutter beckons us into his lush imagination—where bygone monoliths cast shadows over new landscapes—a world of dreams, rife with unexpected encounters. THE ROSE OF JANUARY reveals the craftsmanship of a poe...

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Water's Leaves and Other Poems
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Water's Leaves and Other Poems

Verse Press/Wave Books

Poetry. "Could it be that Wallace Stevens and Gertrude Stein met in Elysium and had a son named Geoffrey Nutter?... The poet's world is his imagination, and his imagination is a world that includes all the places he has been to, as well as those he ...

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