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Dean Young

(b. 1955– )

U.S. poet and professor

“We were not children together but we are now.”

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source: “Dear Friend,” in Embryoyo: New Poems (San Francisco, CA: Believer Books, 2007), 76.

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medium: Poetry

“Poetry is an art of beginnings and ends. You want middles, read novels. You want happy endings, read cookbooks.”

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source: The Art of Recklessness: Poetry as Assertive Force and Contradiction (Minneapolis, MN: Graywolf Press, 2010), 86.

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medium: Literary Criticism

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