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Author: Robert Fitterman

Robert Fitterman is the author of 14 books of poetry including THIS WINDOW MAKES ME FEEL (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2018), I LOVE YOU FOREVER, NO MATTER (Counterpath, 2016), NEVERMIND (Wonder Books, 2016), ROB'S WORD SHOP (Ugly Duckling Press, 2017), NO WAIT, YEP. DEFINITELY STILL HATE MYSELF (Ugly Duckling Press, 2014), HOLOCAUST MUSEUM (Counterpath, 2013, and Veer [London] 2012), NOW WE ARE FRIENDS (Truck Books, 2010), ROB THE PLAGIARIST (Roof Books, 2009), WAR, THE MUSICAL (Subpress, 2006), and METROPOLIS—a long poem in 4 separate volumes. He has collaborated with several visual artists, including: Serkan Ozkaya, Nayland Blake, Fia Backström, Tim Davis and Klaus Killisch. He is the founding member of the international artists and writers collective, Collective Task. He teaches writing and poetry at New York University and at the Bard College, Milton Avery School of Graduate Studies.

Holocaust Museum
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Holocaust Museum

Counterpath Press

Literary Nonfiction. Poetry. HOLOCAUST MUSEUM reframes the captions of holocaust photographs from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC. These captions—without their photographic images—are arranged loosely in the order or na...

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I Love You Forever, No Matter
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I Love You Forever, No Matter

Counterpath Press

Poetry. Lines like "This is me, and this is my story." Lines like "Anyway, it's more of a feeling than a story." Lines like "The heart wants what the heart wants." Lines like "I feel like everything will be all right, no matter what." In I LOVE YOU ...

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Metropolis XXX: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
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Metropolis XXX: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Edge Books

Poetry. Fitterman's newest book drags Edward Gibbon's historical explorations into the parallel morass of today's mass marketing and consumerism, where Roman Art becomes Airbrush, Roman transportation becomes Bubble Wrap. The third book of Fitterman...

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Nevermind
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Nevermind

Wonder

Poetry. Art.I love myselfbetterthan youIn NEVERMIND, Robert Fitterman relaxes the lyrics of Nirvana's iconic album of the same title into a slow poetry spread across 700 pages, one that halts grunge's hammering pace into a meditation on the emotiona...

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No, Wait. Yep. Definitely Still Hate Myself.
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No, Wait. Yep. Definitely Still Hate Myself.

Ugly Duckling Presse

Poetry. Cover illustration by Natalya Lobanova. Robert Fitterman's new book-length poem borrows its poetic form, loosely, from James Schuyler's The Morning of the Poem, to orchestrate hundreds of found articulations of sadness and loneliness from bl...

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Now We Are Friends
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Now We Are Friends

Truck Books

Poetry. In NOW WE ARE FRIENDS, Robert Fitterman takes on some of the prime features of our intensively-networked present—the broad, continual scatter of personal information through blogs, databases, and social networking sites; and its (frequently ...

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Rob the Plagiarist
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Rob the Plagiarist

Roof Books

Poetry. "I had a suspicion about this work. I mistrust all frank and simple poetry. This book makes me feel like my trust was wasted. I finally had somebody verify the story. I thought it was accidental. I lost the disgusted feeling and was happy. T...

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Sprawl
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Sprawl

Make Now Press

Poetry. "The customer is always right and let the latest installment of Fitterman's polyphonic, sprawling METROPOLIS be the proof of the pudding. We've come full circle. No longer the passive, voiceless victims of draconian capitalist forces, consum...

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This Window Makes Me Feel
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This Window Makes Me Feel

Ugly Duckling Presse

Poetry. Written in the long shadow of 9/11, THIS WINDOW MAKES ME FEEL replaces the individual poet's response to catastrophe with a collective, multi-vocal chorus of everyday articulations. Never before published in its entirety, THIS WINDOW MAKES M...

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