Dean Young

Dean Young has published numerous poetry collections, including Fall Higher, Bender: New and Selected Poems, and Solar Perplexus (Copper Canyon Press, 2019). He has also written a book on poetics, The Art of Recklessness: Poetry as Assertive Force and Contradiction. The recipient of an Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, Young is the William Livingston Chair of Poetry at the University of Texas at Austin.

Photograph by Matt Valentine.

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