Noah Eli Gordon

Denver, CO

Author's Bio

Noah Eli Gordon is the author of eight books, including The Year of the Rooster (Ahsahta Press, 2013), The Source (Futurepoem, 2011), and Novel Pictorial Noise (Harper Perennial, 2007), which was selected by John Ashbery for the National Poetry Series and subsequently chosen for the San Francisco State Poetry Center Book Award. Gordon is the co-publisher of Letter Machine Editions, an editor with The Volta, and an Assistant Professor in the MFA program in Creative Writing at The University of Colorado–Boulder, where he currently directs Subito Press. His essays, reviews, creative nonfiction, criticism, and poetry appear widely, including journals such as Bookforum, Seneca Review, Boston Review, Fence, Hambone, and in the anthologies A Broken Thing: Poets on the Line (University of Iowa Press, 2011), Against Expression: An Anthology of Conceptual Writing (Northwestern University Press, 2011), Poets on Teaching (University of Iowa Press, 2010), and Burning Interiors: David Shapiro's Poetry and Poetics (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2007). An advocate of small press culture, he penned a column for five years on chapbooks for Rain Taxi: review of books, ran Braincase Press, and was a founding editor of the little magazine Baffling Combustions. Gordon currently lives in Denver, CO, with his boo Sommer Browning,

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
A Fiddle Pulled from the Throat of a Sparrow
(New Issues Press, 2007)
, Inbox
(BlazeVOX Books, 2006)
, Novel Pictorial Noise
(Harper Perennial, 2007)
, The Area of Sound Called the Subtone
(Ahsahta Press, 2004)

More Information

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Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Cleveland, United States
Raised in: 
Cleveland, OH
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Last updated: Mar 12, 2013