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Author: Jerome Sala

Jerome Sala's books of poetry include cult classics such as Spaz Attack (1980), I Am Not a Juvenile Delinquent (1985), The Trip, RAW DEAL (1994), Look Slimmer Instantly (2005), Prom Night (a collaboration with artist Tamara Gonzales, 2011), and THE CHEAPSKATES. He's also the author of CORPORATIONS ARE PEOPLE, TOO! (NYQ Books, 2017). His poetry and criticism have appeared in The Best American Poetry, The Nation, Evergreen Review, Pleiades, Conjunctions, Rolling Stone, The Brooklyn Rail, Journal of Poetics Research, and many others. Before moving to New York in the 80s, Sala and his spouse, poet Elaine Equi, did numerous readings together, helping to create Chicago's lively performance poetry scene. He has worked for many corporations of all kinds as a professional copywriter and has a PhD in American Studies from New York University. He maintains the blog Espresso Bongo, on "poetry, pop culture, and everyday life," and lives and works in New York City.

The Cheapskates
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The Cheapskates

Lunar Chandelier Press

Poetry. "Jerome Sala's cheeky, splashy poetry seems never to be in a bad mood: he sails through profound political and historical issues with a tone of insouciance that—like an erudite carnival-barker's—successfully lures us into the tent. Indeed, T...

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Corporations Are People, Too!
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Corporations Are People, Too!

NYQ Books

Poetry. As is well known, the Fourteenth Amendment to the US Constitution enables a corporation to be considered a person—with many of the rights granted to (human) individuals. But has anyone considered how this person might talk, or, for that matt...

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