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Author: Joanna Fuhrman

Joanna Fuhrman began publishing her poems when she was in high school. She now teaches at Rutgers and other schools and has curated reading series at The Poetry Project and other venues. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, playwright Robert Kerr. THE YEAR OF YELLOW BUTTERFLIES (Hanging Loose Press, 2014) is her fifth and most recent collection, following PAGEANT (Alice James Books, 2009), MORAINE (Hanging Loose Press, 2006), UGH UGH OCEAN (Hanging Loose Press, 2003), and FREUD IN BROOKLYN (Hanging Loose Press, 2000).

FREUD IN BROOKLYN
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FREUD IN BROOKLYN

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. "The prosy, likeable poems of this debut have the insouciance of comic verse: 'Blue Poem #6' recalls Elaine Equi's sly panache, especially in its Zen-ish opening line: 'A woman in an "I am here" T-shirt says nothin'; the poem then opens out ...

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FREUD IN BROOKLYN
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FREUD IN BROOKLYN

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. Joanna Fuhrman's recent work has appeared in Lungful!, Hanging Loose, Puerto del Sol, Fence and the Carnegie-Mellon anthology American Poetry: Next Generation. This is her first book. Joanna Fuhrman's is a starkly original voice, vivid with ...

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MORAINE
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MORAINE

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. "The poems in Joanna Fuhrman's MORAINE are just as layered and organic as the landforms alluded to in the title. Fuhrman sifts through the debris of modern day life and makes beautiful new sculptures with the rubble she finds. At home with t...

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MORAINE
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MORAINE

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. MORAINE is Joanna Fuhrman's most recent collection of poetry. Her poems have appeared in such publications NEW AMERICAN WRITING, AMERICAN LETTERS AND COMMENTARY, Conduit, Lit and Lungfull!, as well as in two collections of her own, FREUD IN ...

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UGH UGH OCEAN
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UGH UGH OCEAN

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. "These doubts are like holding/ a hand over a burning candle/ to feel if it's hot.// As if it would be cold?// This is why it was said// a tugboat is needed--// to prove the existence of waves" ("Knowledge Blobs"). "Joanna Furman is a noveli...

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Ugh Ugh Ocean
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Ugh Ugh Ocean

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. "Joanna Furman is a novelistic poet who believes in a complete realism. She is skeptical, but never cynical, and she is wise without being pedantic. She goes beyond the philosopher's advice; she thinks AND she looks and that is her radical h...

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The Year of Yellow Butterflies
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The Year of Yellow Butterflies

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. "[A] book full of brilliant predicaments and pleasures."—Rachel Loden"This extraordinary book... is killer—not only Fuhrman's best book to date, but her most poignant."—Noelle Kocot

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