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Paul Breslin

Professor Emeritus of English

Ph.D. University of Virginia


Paul Breslin (Ph.D. University of Virginia) is author of The Psycho-Political Muse: American Poetry since the Fifties (Chicago, 1987); You Are Here (poems, TriQuarterly Books, Fall 2000); Nobody's Nation: Reading Derek Walcott (Chicago, 2001); Between My Eye and the Light (poems, TriQuarterly/Norhwestern University Press, October 2014), and, with Rachel Ney, The Tragedy of King Christophe (a translation, with introduction and annotations, of Aimé Césaire's La Tragédie du roi Christophe; Northwestern University Press, forthcoming  March 2015).  In 2005, with Robert Hamner, he co-edited a special Derek Walcott issue of Callaloo and, with A. James Arnold, an annotated text of La Tragédie du roi Christophe for Aimé Césaire: Poésie, Théâtre, Essais et Discours: édition critique (CNRS éditions/Planète Libre, 2013), under Arnold's general editorship.


Nobody's Nation: Reading Derek Walcott
Nobody's Nation: Reading Derek Walcott (University of Chicago Press, 2001)
You Are Here
You Are Here (Triquarterly, 2000)
The Psycho-Political Muse: Poetry Since the Fifties
The Psycho-Political Muse: Poetry Since the Fifties (University of Chicago Press, 1987)

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