Michael Gizzi, 1949-2010
Poet, editor and teacher Michael Gizzi passed away Monday, according to reports. You can hear Gizzi read from his work here. Rodney Koeneke has compiled some language by and about Gizzi at his blog. Craig Santos Perez reviewed his latest book for Coldfront in March. Gizzi was the author of more than ten books of poetry; he also was a Brown University MFA graduate, and highly notable Burning Deck fellow.