David and Ruth Schwab Professor of Languages and Literature; Faculty, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts
Academic Program Affiliation(s): Literature, Written Arts
Biography:Ann Lauterbach is a poet and essayist. Her eleventh poetry collection, Door, was published in March 2023; previous volumes include Spell (2018), Under the Sign (2013), and Or to Begin Again (2009), which was nominated for a National Book Award. Her prose was collected in The Night Sky: Writings on the Poetics of Experience (2008) and The Given & The Chosen (2011). Recent essays include “Mina Loy: Art of the Unbeautiful True” in Mina Loy : Strangeness is Inevitable (2023) and Topos Non Topos: Notes on David Novros for the Paula Cooper Gallery (2023). Her poems have been translated into German, French and Spanish. Among her awards are a Guggenheim Fellowship and a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Fellowship. She was cochair of writing in Bard’s MFA Program from 1992 to 2020 and is Ruth and David Schwab Professor of Languages and Literature.
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