tommandel

Poetry

To the Cognoscenti Absence Sensorium Letters of the Law Ancestral Cave Four Strange Books Realism Prospect of Release Central Europe Erat Some Appearances Ready to Go EncY The Grand Piano, Part 1 The Grand Piano, Part 2 The Grand Piano, Part 3 The Grand Piano, Part 4 The Grand Piano, Part 5 The Grand Piano, Part 6 The Grand Piano, Part 7 The Grand Piano, Part 8 The Grand Piano, Part 9

 

 








My books are shown on the right: click on a book cover for more information and an excerpt. Most of my books are available from Small Press Distribution or Amazon. Here's my bio.

A few links

I've been anthologized in

I'm a co-author of The Grand Piano, an experiment in collective autobiography by ten writers identified with Language poetry in San Francisco.

mark(s) published four poems from To the Cognoscenti, my most recent book, in somewhat different form.

"Open Rebuke, Concealed Love" appeared in Letters of the Law and in an annual volume of Best American Poetry — along with this brief comment written for the volume.

Hear me reading and talking with fellow poet Ammiel Alcalay at the University of Pennsylvania's Kelly Writers House.

I contributed to the early arts blog 5things, edited by James Huckenpahler: