Poetry. EL GOLPE CHILEÑO is Julien Poirier's first book, not counting chapbooks and a newspaper novel. It runs naked through letters and cartoons dated 1991-2009. The title comes from a thief's trick practiced in Barcelona in the 1980s.
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Julien Poirier has taught poetry in the New York City and San Francisco public schools and at San Quentin State Prison, and was a founding member of the Ugly Duckling Presse Collective. Previous books include EL GOLPE CHILEñO (Ugly Duckling Presse 2010) and the newspaper novel, Living! Go and Dream (UDP 2005). With Garrett Caples, he is the co-editor of Frank Lima's, Incidents of Travel in Poetry (City Lights 2015). His most recent book of poems is OUT OF PRINT (City Lights, 2016).Author City: BERKELEY, CA USA