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William Allegrezza

Department of English IU Northwest

Phone:
(219) 980-6847
Email:
wallegre@iun.edu
3400 Broadway
Gary, IN
46408

Areas of Expertise

Poetry, contemporary American literature, comparative literature.

Expert Bio

William Allegrezza's primary interest is in contemporary poetry in the Americas. His poetry, reviews, and translations have been published in many countries and have been translated into Italian, Spanish, Dutch, and Portuguese.

Allegrezza holds a Ph.D. in comparative literature and has published 16 books. Eleven are books of poetry, such as "Fragile Replacements," "Collective Instance" and "temporal nomads." Three are poetry anthologies, like "The Alteration of Silence: Recent Chilean Poetry" and" La Alteración del Silencio: Poesía Norteamericana Reciente." Two books are on scholarly topics ranging from Pablo Neruda to Charles Bernstein.

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