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JT BarbareseTrue Does Nothing is J.T. Barbarese’s sixth collection of poems. His poems and translations have appeared in the Atlantic Monthly, Boulevard, Poetry, The New Yorker, and The Times Literary Supplement. He has also published fiction in Boulevard and Narrative, and essays, reviews and literary journalism in Poetry, The Georgia Review, Threepenny Review, and the Wall Street Journal. He teaches literature and creative writing at Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey.


After Prévert
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True Does Nothing
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