blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2012 v11n1
Sidney Burris

Sidney Burris is the author of two collections of poetry, Doing Lucretius (Louisiana State University Press, 2000) and A Day at the Races (University of Utah Press, 1989), as well as a book of criticism, The Poetry of Resistance (Ohio University Press, 1990). His poems and essays have appeared in The Atlantic, Poetry, The Kenyon Review, The Georgia Review, Five Points, and AGNI. He received his BA in Classical Studies at Duke University and his PhD in English from the University of Virginia. He is a professor of English at the University of Arkansas and the director of the Fulbright College Honors Program.  end

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