has taught at the University of Maine since 1983. He is a graduate of Yale University (BA) and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Ph.D.). He teaches British Romantic Poetry, Critical Theory, Fascist Studies, Poetry and Poetics, Translation Studies, and Film. His poetry has appeared in Beloit Poetry Journal, The New Review of Literature, Cerise Press, Drunken Boat, Otoliths, and Poetry Salzburg Review. He translates from Russian, German, and French. He is the author of Stalin’s Eyes (Puckerbrush Press) and is Senior Faculty Associate at the University’s Franco – American Centre.