Edward Foster is a widely published critic, essayist and poet. He is the founding editor of Talisman: A Journal of Contemporary Poetry and Poetics, Talisman House, Publishers, and Jensen/Daniels, Publishers. Foster has also published under the nom de plume Samuel Retsov.
Poetry and Poetics in A New Millennium
Following Postmodern Poetry, this volume brings together interviews with American expirimental poets. Three interviews from the earlier collection are reprinted here together with six more to suggest the range of the avant-garde tradition in contemporary American poetry. Includes interviews with Clark Coolidge, Theodore Enslin, Michael Heller, Eileen Myles, Alice Notley, Maureen Owen, Ron Padgett, Armand Schwerner, Anne Waldman, and Lewis Warsh.