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Employment History

Poetry Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd

Poet, Associate Professor of English
Mount Holyoke

Analyst
C.G. Jung Institute


Paperback

Poet

Education

PH.D.



Stanford University



Allegheny College

Web References (16 Total References)


Carcanet Press Poetry Publisher - John Peck

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John Peck Carcanet Press Poetry Publisher - John Peck

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John Peck
JOHN PECK was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1941. After living for many years in Zurich, where he trained as an analyst at the C.G. Jung Institute, he is now in private practice in Vermont. He was awarded the Prix de Rome for The Broken Blockhouse Wall (Carcanet, 1979). In 1999 Carcanet published his Collected Shorter Poems 1966-1996.


JOHN PECK, PH.D. Editor ...

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JOHN PECK, PH.D. Editor and Translator John was born in Pittsburgh and educated at Allegheny College and Stanford University. He is a poet, former associate professor of English at Mount Holyoke, and a Zürich-trained analyst in private practice in New England since 1993. He is a co-translator of Jung's The Red Book: Liber Novus, and his collaborations with Mark Kyburz as translator date from the mid-1990s. He is the final editor of Jung's seminar on Dream Interpretation Ancient and Modern: 1936-1941 (Philemon Series). His Collected Shorter Poems 1966-1996 is available from Northwestern University Press, and his most recent books are Contradance (University of Chicago Press) and I Came, I Saw: Eight Poems (Shearsman Books, U.K).


John Peck – Author Page

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John Peck

Shearsman Titles
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Peck writes primarily in free verse, though he does, in his words, "plait phonic elements across both accentual and syllabic grids."
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This is especially true when it comes off less as pedantry than as a passion of mind, as in Peck's case.
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Peck won the Prix de Rome for his second poetry collection, The Broken Blockhouse Wall (1978), and then moved to Zurich, where he trained as an analyst at the C.G. Jung Institute. After more than a decade of publishing silence, Peck published three volumes of poetry in four years. Speaking to the relationship between his analytical work and his writing, Peck has said that "Jung's psychology has deepened my respect for the gap between framing an intuition in words and actually taking in what the larger personality would have one incorporate."


Carcanet Press Poetry Publisher - Sitemap

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Argura, John Peck, (Paperback), ISBN: 9781857540086

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Collected Poems, John Peck, (Paperback), ISBN: 9781857541618
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Selva Morale, John Peck, (Paperback), ISBN: 9781857541816
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The Broken Blockhouse Wall, John Peck, (Paperback), ISBN: 9780856352898
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The Poems and Translations of Hi Lo, John Peck, (Paperback), ISBN: 9780856358708
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John Peck


John Peck, a poet with ...

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John Peck, a poet with similarly wide-ranging contemporary concerns, reviewed Orpheus astutely in "Seeing Things as They Are," published in the Notre Dame Review, where he boldly described Seculum "one of the essential long poems of the past half century. How many other essential long poems have been published since 1960? Ezra Pound's Late Cantos? Peck's review appears at: http://ndreview.nd.edu/assets/35286/peck_review.

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