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Author: Jean Day

Jean Day's recent work can be found in The Triumph of Life, a book of poems published by Insurance Editions in 2016, and in Chicago Review, The Delineator, Across the Margin, Open House, Breather, and Jongler (French). She is the author of five previous books of poetry and several chapbooks, among them Early Bird (O'Clock, 2014) and Enthusiasm: Odes & Otium (Adventures in Poetry, 2006). Her translations from the Russian of poets Nadezhda Kondakova and Ilya Kutik (with Elena Balashova and Lyn Hejinian, respectively), have been published in Third Wave: New Russian Poetry (University of Michigan, 1992), Crossing Centuries: The New Generation in Russian Poetry (Talisman House, 2000), and Big Bridge (www.bigbridge.org, 2013). 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. 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 brutality, absurdity,and profundity. Situated in the time of the oil war...

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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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