“To live poetry is better than to write it.” — BASHO

Julie Carr

Julie Carr is the author of four books of poetry: Mead: An Epithalamion (University of Georgia Press, 2004), Equivocal (Alice James Books, 2007), 100 Notes on Violence (Ahsahta Press, 2010; winner of the Sawtooth Poetry Prize), and Sarah—Of Fragments and Lines (Coffee House Press, 2009; National Poetry Series). Surface Tension: Ruptural Time and the Poetics of Desire in late Victorian Poetry is forthcoming from Dalkey Archive. A former dancer, Carr now teaches poetry and poetics at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and is the co-publisher, with Tim Roberts, of Counterpath Press.