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A.M. Juster

A.M. Juster's most recent books are Saint Aldhelm’s Riddles (University of Toronto Press 2015) and Sleaze & Slander: New and Selected Comic Verse 1995-2015 (Measure Press 2015). White Violet Press will publish his The Billy Collins Experience in 2016. 

Articles found on this site:
Measuring the Comforts of Rafael Campo
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: April 29, 2019
Medicinal poetry from a doctor's pen....
Retaking Native Ground
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: January 17, 2019
The first Americans, in verse....
On Reading 'On Reading Well'
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: October 10, 2018
How to read the Great Books....
Power and Rhythm
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: July 30, 2018
This article appeared in: Vol. XVIII, Number 3, Summer 2018

A new translation of Virgil's epic. 

Memoirs of a Survivor
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: July 24, 2018
Mary Karr's newest book of poetry confronts the challenges of recovery. ...
A Cartoon History of Late Antiquity
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: February 21, 2018
Catherine Nixey's Darkening Age reads like an underachieving college sophomore's term paper....
Making the Place Beautiful
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: December 7, 2017
Poetry for an anxious, online age....
The Craft and Verve of Aaron Poochigian
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: October 25, 2017
Poochigian takes us on a jaunty ride between the high and the low without being stuffy. ...
Sanitizing Robert Lowell
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: August 14, 2017
A revisionist history of the bipolar poet....
Brilliance Into Darkness
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: June 14, 2017
The forgotten polymath and poet, Weldon Kees. ...
Back in the Swing
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: April 24, 2017
X.J. Kennedy is America’s greatest living light verse poet, but very few are able to name him....
My Breakfast with Elizabeth Bishop
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: March 6, 2017
A second look at an influential twentieth-century poet....
Aspiring to Immortality
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: December 29, 2016
A review of The Phoenix: An Unnatural Biography of a Mythical Beast, by Joseph Nigg....
The Elusive and Allusive E.E. Cummings
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: October 31, 2016
A guide for the perplexed. ...
Fear and Loathing in the Postmodern English Department
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: July 22, 2016
Some poetry might be worth hating. ...
The Case for Dana Gioia
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: May 16, 2016
Taking a look at California's Poet Laureate. ...
Something Wild
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: November 20, 2015
Epiphanies abound in Kay Ryan's carefully crafted poetry. ...
On the Road Again
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: November 3, 2015
avid Orr’s new book on Robert Frost’s famous poem jettisons the strictures and jargon of academic writing in favor of language that is colloquial, warm, and often witty. Its first hundred pages are inspired, ducking and weaving like the unexpectedly passionate monologue of a graduate stu...
Passionate Focus
By: A.M. Juster
Posted: August 25, 2015
This article appeared in: Volume XV, Number 3, Summer 2015

A review of Poetry Notebook: Reflections on the Intensity of Language, by Clive James