Michael T. Young

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Gender Male
Introduction My third full-length collection, The Infinite Doctrine of Water, is on pre-order at Amazon. It's official release date is April 1. My other two collections are The Beautiful Moment of Being Lost and Transcriptions of Daylight. My chapbook, Living in the Counterpoint, received the Jean Pedrick Award. I received a fellowship from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and the Chaffin Poetry Award.
Favorite Movies 32 Short Films About Glenn Gould, Mindwalk, Surviving Desire, Wings of Desire, Blade Runner, Fight Club, Altered States
Favorite Music Pictures at an Exhibition, Schubert string quartets, symphonies, Brahms, Bach, Rameau, Scarlatti -- I particularly love classical piano.
Favorite Books Paradise Lost, Hamlet, The Waves, The Iliad, The Recognitions, Remebrance of Things Past, The Enchiridion, Country of My Skull, Moby Dick, The Duino Elegies and Sonnets to Orpheus, Shakespeare's Sonnets, the poetry of Gerald Stern, Stephen Dunn, Carl Dennis, Horace, Hopkins, Louise Bogan, Auden, Pessoa, Milosz, Brodsky, Robert Hass, Oppen, Williams, Keats, Herbert -- and too many to continue listing