Robert Pinsky


Robert Pinsky’s recent autobiography is Jersey Breaks. His books of poetry include At the Foundling HospitalThe Want BoneThe Figured Wheel, and his translation The Inferno of Dante. Among his prose works is Democracy, Culture, and the Voice of Poetry. He has appeared on The Simpsons

  • Robert Pinsky
    The mind skitters, its one rudder Being its own voice. The great Fascist poet taught me free verse. Trying to concentrate on “The forgiving Of an unforgivable crime” in a lecture By Emmanuel Levinas,…