April 1, 2010

Burt Kimmelman in Bloomfield, 4/5

Burt Kimmelman

Reading New and Recent Work

April 5th

7:30 PM

Pianos Bar and Grill
36 Broad Street
(betw. Liberty St. & Bloomfield Ave.)
Bloomfield, New Jersey 07003

Free Admission

Open Mic to Follow

Directions: http://www.mapquest.com/maps?2c=Bloomfield&2s=nj&2a=36+Broad+St&2z=07003&2y=US&form=directions&CID=lfddlink

Burt Kimmelman has published six collections of poetry – As If Free (Talisman House, Publishers, 2009), There Are Words (Dos Madres Press, 2007), Somehow (Marsh Hawk Press, 2005), The Pond at Cape May Point (Marsh Hawk Press, 2002), a collaboration with the painter Fred Caruso, First Life (Jensen/Daniels Publishing, 2000), and Musaics (Sputyen Duyvil Press, 1992). For over a decade he was Senior Editor of the now defunct Poetry New York: A Journal of Poetry and Translation. He is a professor of English at New Jersey Institute of Technology and the author of two book-length literary studies: The "Winter Mind": William Bronk and American Letters (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1998); and, The Poetics of Authorship in the Later Middle Ages: The Emergence of the Modern Literary Persona (Peter Lang Publishing, 1996; paperback 1999). He also edited The Facts on File Companion to 20th-Century American Poetry (Facts on File, 2005) and co- edited The Facts on File Companion to American Poetry (Facts on File, 2007). He has published scores of essays on medieval, modern, and contemporary poetry.