Brian Reed is Chair of English and Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Cinem
Brian Reed is Chair of English and Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Cinema, and Media at the University of Washington, Seattle. He is the author of three books--Hart Crane: After His Lights (2006), Phenomenal Reading: Essays on Modern and Contemporary Poetics (2012), and Nobody's Business: Twenty-First Century Avant-Garde Poetics (2013)--and the co-editor of two essay collections, Situating El Lissitzky: Vitebsk, Berlin, Moscow (2003) and Modern American Poetry: Points of Access (2013). A new book, A Mine of Intersections: Writing the History of Contemporary American Poetry, is forthcoming in 2016.
Kornelia Freitag is the Chair of American Studies at the Ruhr-University Bochum (Germany).
Kornelia Freitag is the Chair of American Studies at the Ruhr-University Bochum (Germany). She has published Cultural Criticism in Women’s Experimental Writing: The Poetry of Rosmarie Waldrop, Lyn Hejinian and Susan Howe (2006), has coedited Another Language: Poetic Experiments in Britain and North America (2009) and Modern American Poetry: Points of Access (2013) and is currently editing Recovery and Transgression: Memory in American Poetry (forthcoming). Her major areas of research are contemporary American poetry, literary theory, and ethnic literature.