Stephen Burt | Professor of English

Education: B.A., Harvard 1994
Ph. D., Yale 2000

Phone: 617-496-0285
Office Hours: M 1-3pm; Th 1-3pm
Office: Barker Center 270


Poetry, especially 20th and 21st centuries; science fiction; literature and geography; contemporary writing; comics and graphic novels; literature alongside other arts.

Selected Works:

Close Calls With Nonsense: Reading New Poetry (forthcoming, 2008); The Forms of Youth: Adolescence and 20th-Century Poetry (2007); Parallel Play (2006); editor, Randall Jarrell on W. H. Auden (2005); “‘September 1, 1939 Revisited’ or, Poetry, Politics, and the Idea of the Public” (2003); Randall Jarrell and His Age (2002); Popular Music (1999).

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