Eugene Richie


English Department Pace University
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1644

Author's Bio

EUGENE RICHIE is the author of Moiré (Intuflo Editions, 1989), Island Light (Painted Leaf, 1998), and—with Rosanne Wasserman—Place du Carousel (Zilvinas and Daiva Publications, 2001) and Psyche and Amor (Factory Hollow, 2009). His translations include stories by Matilde Daviu and Jaime Manrique’s My Night with Federico García Lorca (University of Wisconsin Press, 2003), a Lambda Literary Award finalist. With Wasserman, he has edited John Ashbery’s translations from the French—including Pierre Martory’s The Landscapist, a London Poetry Book Society Recommended Translation and a National Book Critics Circle Award poetry finalist; and Ashbery’s Collected French Translations (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, and Carcanet Press, 2014). He is a founding editor of The Groundwater Press ( and Director of Creative Writing in the Pace University NYC English Department. Photo Credit: Jill Krementz (2013)

Publications & Prizes

In/Filtration: An Anthology of Innovative Poetry from the Hudson River Valley (Station Hill Press, 2016)
The KGB Bar Book Of Poems (Harper Perennial, 2000)
Blood and Tears: A Memorial Anthology for Matthew Shepard (Painted Leaf Press, 1999)
Psyche and Amor (Factory Hollow Press, 2009)
Place du Carousel (Gnosis Press, 2001)
Island Light (Painted Leaf Press, 1998)
Moire (Groundwater Press, 1989)

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Last update: May 21, 2019