Jackson is the Richard Dennis Green and Gold Professor at University of Vermont and a core faculty member of the Bennington Writing Seminars. In 2006-07, he was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.
Poems By MAJOR JACKSON
Blog Posts By MAJOR JACKSON
- Radio Poésie
- Voicemail Poetry
- Birth of a Sound: Poetry Birthdays
- Poem: House in the World
- Eminently Fair
More blog posts by Major Jackson (31 posts)
- When the Green Lies Over the Earth
- The 2008 Palm Beach Poetry Festival - A Photo Essay
- Wallace Stevens After "Lunch"
- Celebrity Poetry
- Add to Cart
- The History of Art
- Elevator Girls
- Book Parties
- Right On!
- Asian American Writers' Workshop
- What's In & What's Out -2008 (Part I)
- Some Thoughts on a Snowy Day in Vermont
- First Loves
- Poetry & Influence of the Non-literary Variety
- More Academic Bashing: The Kids Want More
- "My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love"
- A New Athenian Poem
- In Praise of Callaloo
- The New Athenians: A Manifesto in Search of a Generation of New Poets & Poems
- How International Is American Poetry, Today?
- Literary Podcasts
- Journal, Day Five
- Journal, Day Four
- Journal, Day Three
- Journal, Day Two
- Journal, Day One
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Dark Room Collective
A reunion of the Dark Room Collective at the Poetry Foundation in April 2012. This reading features Nehassaiu deGannes, John Keene, Kevin Young, Sharan Strange, Major Jackson, Thomas Sayers Ellis, and Natasha Trethewey.