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Jonathan Aaron
Born Template:Birth year and age
Northampton, Massachusetts
Nationality United States
Occupation Poet, Teacher, Author
Known for Books: "Second Sight", "Journey to the Lost City", "The End Out of the Past", "Corridor"
Awards Fellowships from Yaddo,[1] MacDowell, and the Massachusetts Endowment for the Arts. 1975-1976 Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Scholarship

Jonathan Aaron (born 1941) is an American poet.

LifeEdit

Aaron was born and raised in Massachusetts. He graduated from the University of Chicago, then earned a Ph.D. from Yale University.

His work has been published in The Paris Review, Ploughshares, The New Yorker,[2] the New York Review of Books,[3] The London Review of books,[4] the Boston Globe (as guest reviewer),[5] and the Times Literary Supplement.

He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.[6] Since 1988, Mr. Aaron has been an associate arofessor at Emerson College in the Department of Writing, Literature and Publishing. In Fall of 2007, Mr. Aaron was visiting poet-in-residence at Williams College.[7]

WritingEdit

Boston Review: "'Dreaming is after all a kind of thinking,' Jonathan Aaron writes in this new volume, his third in almost 25 years, and it’s hard to imagine a more succinct statement of his poetic method. Aaron has always used the peculiar instability of poems to his advantage: he builds tension from a poem’s ability to slip on no more than a phrase from the real to the symbolic, from the hypothetical to the unalterable."[8]

RecognitionEdit

PublicationsEdit

PoetryEdit

TranslatedEdit

  • Joseph Brodsky, Collected Poems, in English (with other; edited by Ann Kjellberg). Manchester, UK: Carcanet, 2001.
  • Ann Kjellberg, ed (2000). Collected poems in English / Joseph Brodsky. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. ISBN 978-0-374-52838-6. 

AnthologizedEdit

One Minute Seder Made by Rabbi Jonathan Aaron

One Minute Seder Made by Rabbi Jonathan Aaron


Except where noted, bibliographical information courtesy WorldCat.[9]


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Yaddo Artists' Recent Works". Yaddo.org. http://www.yaddo.org/yaddo/recentworks.asp. Retrieved 2013-04-30. 
  2. http://www.newyorker.com/search/query?query=authorName:%22Jonathan%20Aaron%22 Template:Deadlink
  3. "Jonathan Aaron | The New York Review of Books". Nybooks.com. http://www.nybooks.com/authors/248. Retrieved 2013-04-30. 
  4. "Jonathan Aaron · LRB". Lrb.co.uk. http://www.lrb.co.uk/contributors/aaro01. Retrieved 2013-04-30. 
  5. the complete review - all rights reserved. "Elegy for the Departure - Zbigniew Herbert". Complete-review.com. http://www.complete-review.com/reviews/herbertz/elegy.htm. Retrieved 2013-04-30. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 Jonathn Aaron, Directory of Writers, Poets & Writers. Web, Apr. 30, 2013.
  7. "Writing, Literature & Publishing | Emerson College". Emerson.edu. 
  8. "Poetry Microreviews". Boston Review. JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2007. http://bostonreview.net/BR32.1/microreviews.php. 
  9. Search results = au:Jonathan Aaron, WorldCat, OCLC Online Computer Library Center Inc. Web, Aug. 20, 2015.

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