Charles Bernstein

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Charles Bernstein
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Born (1950-04-04) April 4, 1950 (age 69)
CitizenshipAmerican
EducationBronx High School of Science (1968)
Alma materHarvard College (AB, 1972)
Occupationpoet, essayist, editor, professor
EmployerUniversity of Pennsylvania
Notable work
Republics of Reality: 1975-1995, All the Whiskey in Heaven: Selected Poems, Attack of the Difficult Poems"Essays and Inventions, Recalculating
StyleL=A=N=G=U=A=G=E
Spouse(s)Susan Bee
ChildrenEmma Bee Bernstein, Felix Bernstein
AwardsRoy Harvey Pearce/Archive for New Poetry Prize, Guggenheim, NEA[1]

Charles Bernstein (born April 4, 1950) is an American poet, essayist, editor, and literary scholar. Bernstein is the Donald T. Regan Chair in the Department of English at the University of Pennsylvania.[2]

He is one of the most known members of the Language poets (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E poets).

In 2006 he was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.[3]

Bernstein's selected poetry from the past thirty years, All the Whiskey in Heaven, was published in 2010.

References[change | change source]

  1. Bernstein, Charles. "CV". Retrieved 7 July 2013.
  2. "Department of English". upenn.edu. Retrieved 19 July 2015.
  3. "American Academy of Arts & Sciences". amacad.org. Retrieved 19 July 2015.