Until Everything Is Continuous Again
American Poets on the Recent Work of W. S. Merwin
Forrest Gander was born in the Mojave Desert and grew up, for the most part, in Virginia. He has degrees in geology and English literature. His recent books include the novel As a Friend (2008) and the book of poems Core Samples from the World (2011), both from New Directions. His most recent translations include Pura López Colomé's Villaurrutia Award-winning book Watchword (Wesleyan University Press, 2012) and, with Kyoko Yoshida, Spectacle & Pigsty: Selected Poems of Kiwao Nomura (Omnidawn, 2011). A United States Artists Rockefeller Fellow, Gander is recipient of fellowships from the NEA and the Guggenheim, Howard, and Whiting Foundations.
Books by Forrest Gander
Core Samples from the World (New Directions, 2011)
Books Translated by Forrect Gander
Watchword Pura López Colomé (Wesleyan University Press, 2012)
Forrest Gander Online
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