About

early Greek thinking, Translation Theory, Philosophy & Literature, Comparative Literature, Poetry

Education

PhD, Comparative Literature, Binghamton University (2018)

MA, Philosophy, Binghamton University (2017)

MFA, Poetry, Vermont College of Fine Arts (2011)

BA, Goddard College (2001)

Graduate Studies in Classics, University of Kansas (2006-2009)
Graduate Studies in Philosophy, University of Arkansas (2005-2006)

Publications




Books

Articles and chapters

  • “Figures of Motion, Figures of Being: On the Textualization of the Parmenidean Poem.” Ancient Philosophy 40, no. 1 (forthcoming Spring, 2020).


  • “Ghost in the kerameikos: Parmenides, Translation, and the Construction of Doctrine.” Labyrinth: An International Journal for Philosophy, Value Theory, and Cultural Hermeneutics (forthcoming).

  • “Introduction: philosophy’s treason.” In Spitzer, Philosophy’s Treason, v-xxix.

  • “Erotics of intuition: translation and translative gestures in Critique of Pure Reason.” In Spitzer, Philosophy’s Treason, 45-71.

  • “Ab-ruption: Toward an Elemental Poetics in Gustaf Sobin’s Early Work.” Mosaic: an interdisciplinary critical journal 52, no. 3 (September, 2019): 61-83.

  • “Past the Fire’s Edge: Figures of Translation from Herodotos 1.86,” Translation Review 99, no. 1 (November, 2017): 15-25. https://doi.org/10.1080/07374836.2017.1359128

  • mythology:

 a 
reply 
to 
Ralph
 Angel’s
 ‘the 
exile 
& 
return 
of 
poetry’.” 
Numéro
 Cinq
 V, 
4
(April,

 2014).


Poems





  • “Sisyphos.” The Maine Review 4, no. 2 (Summer, 2018): 95

  • “of seeds & stars” (selections from genealogy of the first person, book b: genitive, part 1, abraäm). North American Review 303, no. 3 (Summer, 2018): 25-26

  • “critical (poems from Kritik der reinen Vernunft)” & “numina: shadows (psalm 90).” Interim 34, vol.  4 (October, 2017)

  • “Apparition, From Chagall’s painting Apparition (1918)” & “Rattlecan.” TRANSverse 16 (2017): 98-103

  • “Reclining Figures.” Cyphers 82 (November, 2016): 59



  • “Eden”
 &
 “eurydike
 relapse
 (Ovid,
Metamorphoses 
x.56‐61).” Metonym 
2 
(Spring,
 2012): 

7‐8.


from Genealogy
 of
 the
 First
 Person,
 (a work in progress), Book
 A, published serially as:

  • Israël.”
 Numéro 
Cinq
 VI, 
10 
(October,
 2015).

  • Isaak.”
 Numéro 
Cinq 
VI,
 5 
(May,
 2015).

  • Ishmaël.” 
Numéro 
Cinq 
V, 
7
 (July,
 2014).

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