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Author: Jean Day

Jean Day has published six books of poetry and several chapbooks, among them THE TRIUMPH OF LIFE (Insurance Editions, 2018), DAYDREAM (Litmus 2017), Early Bird (O'Clock, 2014), and Enthusiasm (Adventures in Poetry, 2006). Her work has also appeared in numerous anthologies, including Nineteen Lines: A Drawing Center Writing Anthology (Roof, 2007), Best American Poems 2004 (Scribner, 2004), Moving Borders: Three Decades of Innovative Writing by Women (Talisman House, 1998), and In the American Tree (National Poetry Foundation, 1986, reprinted 2002). She lives in Berkeley, where she works as managing editor of Representations, an interdisciplinary humanities journal published by the University of California Press.

A Young Recruit

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A Young Recruit

Roof Books

Poetry. "These poems are quiet and intellectually demanding at the same time they are tough and filled with passion. That's the best thing I can say for any poems, to be able to walk that balance."—Susan Howe

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Daydream
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Daydream

Litmus Press

Poetry. Finalist for the NCIBA's Northern California Book Award in Poetry, 2017. Jean Day's DAYDREAM is a poetic interrogation, from the vantage point of a sonically minimalist and language-oriented form, of one's position in a world of simultaneous...

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Enthusiasm: Odes & Otium
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Enthusiasm: Odes & Otium

Zephyr Press

Poetry. If America is a nation of enthusiasts (for good or ill), the poems in Jean Day's ENTHUSIASM: ODES & OTIUM can be thought of as their anthems. The adventurer, the speculator, the minister, the naturalist, the bandit, the mother--all have some...

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THE LITERAL WORLD [ATELOS 1]
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The Triumph of Life
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The Triumph of Life

Insurance Editions

Poetry. Three sets of short poems from life, at times pointedly personal and at others omniscient, partisan, comic, and furious. Taking its title from Shelley's unfinished poem "The Triumph of Life," the book refers periodically to the great process...

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