Readings in Contemporary Poetry

Friday, April 4, 1997
548 West 22nd Street, NYC, 7:30pm

Bob Perelman

Bob Perelman is the author of nine books of poems, most recently Virtual Reality, published by Roof Books in 1993. His other books of poems include Captive Audience (The Figures, 1988), Face Value (Roof Books, 1987), The First World (The Figures, 1986), and a.k.a (The Figures, 1984). He has written two critical studies, The Marginalization of Poetry: Language Writing and Literary History (Princeton University Press, 1996) and The Trouble with Genius: Reading Pound, Joyce, Stein and Zukofsky (University of California Press, 1994). Bob Perelman is currently Professor of English at the University of Pennsylvania.