Stephen Dunn

Stephen Dunn’s nineteenth book of poems, Whereas, will be published by W. W. Norton & Co. in February, 2017; the poem in this issue will be part of it. He is the recipient of many awards and honors, including the Pulitzer Prize and the Paterson Prize for Sustained Literary Achievement.

Georgia Review Archive for Stephen Dunn

The Universe Is Too Big to Love

Enough Time & Because We Are Not Taken Seriously

Breakfast After the Blood Test

His Town; The Overt; The Reverse Side; Rubbing; Losing Steps; Returning from an Artist’s Studio; Phantom; At the Restaurant; Art; Zero Hour; The Party; & Sixty

Local Visitations (“Twain in Atlantic City,” “Charlotte Brönte in Leeds Point,” “Tolstoy in South Jersey,” & “George Eliot in Beach Haven”)

The Telling of Grandmother’s Secret & The Land of Is

One Summer: Musings about Avoidance, Temperament, and the Poem Becoming a Poem

An Abbreviated Tour of the Not Yet Fallen World & Language: A Love Poem

The Girl in the Neon Tank Top & The Good News

Brief Answers to Unspoken Questions: An Intraview

A Great Celebration; The Puritan and the World; Landscape with Friends; Quieter; & Before We Leave

The Statue of Responsibility & The Operation

Poetry Now, and Some Thoughts on History, As If, Maybe, and No

Refuge, and the Serious Humor of Kafka and Beckett

Men Falling & From Keeper of Limits: The Mrs. Cavendish Poems