Stephanie Burt

Stephanie Burt

Stephanie Burt is Professor of English at Harvard University and the author of several books of poetry and criticism, including Close Calls With Nonsense: Reading New Poetry (2008), The Poem is You: 60 Contemporary American Poems and How to Read Them (2016), and, most recently, Advice from the Lights (2017).

Interviews with Stephanie Burt

Stephanie Burt on Contemporary American Poetry

As distinctions between traditional and avant-garde, central and marginal dissolve, poet and critic Stephanie Burt discusses some of America’s most exciting contemporary poets, who are speaking to and from diverse experiences and backgrounds – sometimes with a disco beat

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