In addition to poetry, prose, and translation, Hoover is the editor of the Norton Anthology, Postmodern American Poetry (114; 2nd edition 2013). He also co-edits New American Writing. Hoover has received numerous honors and awards for his work, including the PEN/USA Translation Award, the Jerome J. Shestack Prize, the Frederick Bock Award from Poetry, the Carl Sandberg Award, and a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. A former professor at Columbia College Chicago, he founded the Columbia Poetry Review. He currently teaches at San Francisco State University and lives in Mill Valley, California.
Poems By PAUL HOOVER
Audio & PodcastsPoem of the Day Poem of the Day Poem of the Day The Poetry Magazine Podcast
Expert in Earth, Eager in Flesh
Poems from Carolyn Forché and Paul Hoover; plus translations from Kabir and Gottfried Benn.
Iamb What Iamb
Poems from Ron Silliman, Averill Curdy, Paul Hoover, and Allen Edwin Butt. Plus Clare Cavanagh talks about translating the notebooks of Anna Kamienska.