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Eugen Gomringer

Poetry

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19900928

Eugen Gomringer, considered the father of concrete poetry, talks about his fascination with minimalism. His minimalist work is heavily tied to pop culture and advertising. He was born in South America, educated in Switzerland, and lived in Germany.

| Interview Year: 1990 | Genre: Poetry |

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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