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Aaron Kunin

Aaron Kunin is the author of Cold Genius (Fence, 2014), and four other books of poetry and prose. He lives in California.

‘Accordingly’ – interview by Aaron Kunin

Rae Armantrout’s poetry is one of the great achievements of modern letters. Despite the variety of themes and formal strategies, her poems are immediately recognizable for their swift attack, questioning tone, play of scale, and sudden shifts between compositional units. The year 2015 has seen the publication of her twelfth book of poems, Itself (Wesleyan University Press); a new volume of selected poems is forthcoming. Her numerous awards and honors include a Pulitzer Prize and an award from ...

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