The Poetics of Play/The Lyric Sequence: A Craft Talk with Deborah Landau
Poetry at Bennington—Fall 2021
OPEN TO PUBLIC | Deborah Landau is the author of four collections of poetry, most recently Soft Targets (Copper Canyon, 2019), winner of The Believer Book Award, and The Uses of the Body (Copper Canyon, 2015), featured on NPR’s All Things Considered, and included on “Best of 2015″ lists by The New Yorker, Vogue, BuzzFeed, and O, The Oprah Magazine. Her writing has appeared in American Poetry Review, Best American Poetry, The Best American Erotic Poems, The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Paris Review, Poetry, The Wall Street Journal, Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poets for the Next Generation, and Women’s Work: Modern Poets Writing in English. A Guggenheim Foundation fellow, she directs the creative writing program at New York University.