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Devin Johnston, Ph.D.



B.A., Oberlin College, 1992
M.A., University of Chicago, 1994
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1999

Research Interests

Modernism, pastoral traditions, ecology, contemporary American and British poetry, prosody.


Publications and Media Placements

  • Far-Fetched [poems]. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015.
  • Traveler [poems]. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011. 
  • Creaturely and Other Essays. New York: Turtle Point Press, 2009.
  • Sources [poems].  New York: Turtle Point Press, 2008.  
  • Aversions [poems]. Richmond, California: Omnidawn Press, 2004.  
  • Precipitations: Contemporary American Poetry as Occult Practice. Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 2002.
  • Telepathy [poems]. Sydney: Paper Bark Press, 2001.