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by George J. Dance

Dan-burt

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Dan Burt (born 1942) is an American-born English poet.[1]

LifeEdit

The son of Jewish immigrants, Burt grew up in South Philadelphia where his father was a butcher. He he attended a local Catholic college before reading English at St. John's College, Cambridge. He then studied law at Yale University, and practiced law in the United States, United Kingdom, and Saudi Arabia.[2]

In 1994 Burt moved to London, England, and became a British citizen. He lives in London and Cambridge, and is an Honorary Fellow of St. John's College.[2]

His poetry has appeared in the Times Literary Supplement, Poetry Review, New Statesman, Financial Times, and PN Review, and was included in Carcanet’s New Poetries V anthology.[2]

PublicationsEdit

PoetryEdit

  • Searched for Text (pamphlet). Manchester, UK: Lintott Press, 2008.
  • Cold Eye (with Paul Hodgson). London: Marlborough Graphics / Manchester, UK: Lintott Press, 2010.
  • We Look Like This. Manchester, UK, & Chicago: Carcanet, 2012.
  • Salvage at Twilight. Manchester, UK: Carcanet, 2019.

Non-fictionEdit

  • You Think it Strange: A memoir. Notting Hill Editions, 2013.[3]

Collected editionsEdit

  • Certain Windows: Poems and prose. Manchester, UK: , 2011.
Dan Burt reading his poem Rosebud

Dan Burt reading his poem Rosebud


Except where noted, bibliographical information courtesy WorldCat.[4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

NotesEdit

  1. Dan Burt (b. 1942), Poetry Archive. Web, Dec. 26, 2013.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Dan Burt, Carcanet Press. Web, Dec. 26, 2013.
  3. Biography, Dan Burt Poetry & Prose. Web, Dec. 26, 2013.
  4. Search results = au:Dan Burt, WorldCat, OCLC Online Computer Library Center Inc. Web, Mar. 8, 2020.

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