Pierre Joris has moved between Europe, the US & North Africa for some 55 years now, publishing over 70 books of poetry, essays & translations, as well as a number of anthologies. Among recent books are Fox-trails, -tales & -trots (poems & proses, Black Fountain Press 2020); Memory Rose into Threshold Speech: The Collected Earlier Poetry of Paul Celan (FSG) & Microliths: Posthumous Prose of Paul Celan (Contra Mundum Press), both in 2020; A City Full of Voices: Essays on the Work of Robert Kelly (CMP 2020); Arabia (not so) Deserta (essays, Spuyten Duyvil Press, 2019); Conversations in the Pyrenees with Adonis (CMP 2018); The Book of U (poems, E. Simoncini 2017); An American Suite (early poems, Inpatient Press, 2016), Barzakh: Poems 2000-2012, (Black Widow Press, 2014) & The University of California Book of North African Literature (volume 4 in the Poems for the Millennium series, coedited with Habib Tengour, 2012). When not on the road, he lives in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, with his wife, multimedia praticienne Nicole Peyrafitte.
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