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James Longenbach is an American critic and poet. His early critical work focused on modernist poetry (he has written books on Ezra Pound, W.B. Yeats, and Wallace Stevens), but he writes extensively about contemporary poetry, too, and has authored three books of poems, Threshold, Fleet River, and Draft of a Letter. One recent book of criticism, The Resistance to Poetry, has been described as a "compact and exponentially provocative book." [1]

Longenbach is Joseph Henry Gilmore Professor of English at the University of Rochester and has taught at the university since 1985. His poems have appeared in many magazines and journals, including The New Republic, The Nation, and The Yale Review, as well as The Best American Poetry 1995 anthology. He frequently reviews books for Boston Review, the Nation, and the Los Angeles Times Book Reivew.

He received his bachelor's degree in 1981 from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut and his PhD. from Princeton University. His wife, novelist Joanna Scott and fellow Trinity graduate, also teaches at the English Department of the University of Rochester. They have two children.

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Total Books: 20
Earthling Poems
2017 - Earthling Poems (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393353433
ISBN-10: 0393353435
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Virtues of Poetry
2013 - The VIrtues of Poetry (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781555976378
ISBN-10: 1555976379
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Iron Key Poems
2012 - The Iron Key Poems (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393342666
ISBN-10: 0393342662
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Iron Key Poems
2010 - The Iron Key Poems (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393078954
ISBN-10: 0393078957
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Art of the Poetic Line
2007 - The Art of the Poetic Line [Art of] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781555974886
ISBN-10: 1555974880
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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The Art of the Poetic Line
2007 - The Art of the Poetic Line [The Art of] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781555974954
ISBN-10: 1555974953
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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Draft of a Letter
2007 - Draft of a Letter [Phoenix Poets Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780226492681
ISBN-10: 0226492680
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Resistance to Poetry
2005 - The Resistance to Poetry (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780226492506
ISBN-10: 0226492508
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Resistance to Poetry
2004 - The Resistance to Poetry (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780226492490
ISBN-10: 0226492494
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Fleet River
2003 - Fleet River [Phoenix Poets Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780226492698
ISBN-10: 0226492699
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Fleet River
2003 - Fleet River [Phoenix Poets Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226492704
ISBN-10: 0226492702
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Threshold
1998 - Threshold [Phoenix Poets Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780226492452
ISBN-10: 0226492451
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Threshold
1998 - Threshold [Phoenix Poets Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226492476
ISBN-10: 0226492478
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Modern Poetry After Modernism
1997 - Modern Poetry After Modernism (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780195101775
ISBN-10: 0195101774
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Substores
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Modern Poetry After Modernism
1997 - Modern Poetry After Modernism (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780195101782
ISBN-10: 0195101782
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Wallace Stevens The Plain Sense of Things
1991 - Wallace Stevens the Plain Sense of Things (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780195070224
ISBN-10: 0195070224
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Stone Cottage Pound Yeats and Modernism
1991 - Stone Cottage Pound Yeats and Modernism (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780195066623
ISBN-10: 0195066626
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Politics & Social Sciences
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Stone Cottage Pound Yeats and Modernism
1988 - Stone Cottage Pound Yeats and Modernism (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780195049541
ISBN-10: 0195049543
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Modernist Poetics of History Pound Eliot and a Sense of the Past