2020 Program Sessions

393. Contemporary Poetry and the Archive

5:15 PM–6:30 PM Jan 10, 2020 (US - Pacific)

Sheraton - Issaquah

Session Information

Description: What are the methods, stakes, and effects of recent poetic engagements with the archive? How has poetry itself advanced archival theories?


Jayme Collins, Northwestern U

Rebecca Hamilton, Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst.

Ryan Sharp, Baylor U

David Squires, U of Louisiana, Lafayette

Alexander Streim, Johns Hopkins U, MD

Heather Vermeulen, Wesleyan U


Chad Bennett, U of Texas, Austin