About Author: Joseph S. Salemi

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Joseph S. Salemi has published poems, translations, and scholarly articles in over one hundred journals throughout the United States, Canada, and Great Britain. His four collections of poetry are Formal Complaints and Nonsense Couplets, issued by Somers Rocks Press, Masquerade from Pivot Press, and The Lilacs on Good Friday from The New Formalist Press. He has translated poems from a wide range of Greek and Roman authors, including Catullus, Martial, Juvenal, Horace, Propertius, Ausonius, Theognis, and Philodemus. In addition, he has published extensive translations, with scholarly commentary and annotations, from Renaissance texts such as the Faunus poems of Pietro Bembo, The Facetiae of Poggio Bracciolini, and the Latin verse of Castiglione. He is a recipient of a Herbert Musurillo Scholarship, a Lane Cooper Fellowship, an N.E.H. Fellowship, and the 1993 Classical and Modern Literature Award. He is also a four-time finalist for the Howard Nemerov Prize.

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Smallness and Significance  

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by Joseph S. Salemi

The Attitude Problem:  Why It’s No Longer a Problem

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Moralistic Authenticity  

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Composition Classes and Political Re-education

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Faux Conservatives and Spin

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by Joseph S. Salemi

The New Prudery

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Spin, Hype, Propaganda, and Rhetoric

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Transgression, Fake and Genuine

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by Joseph S. Salemi

The Unwanted Voices

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Monsters, Then and Now

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Va te faire foutre!

by Joseph S. Salemi

by Joseph S. Salemi

In Memoriam: Alfred Dorn (1929 – 2014)

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Scribendi Cacoëthes

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by Joseph S. Salemi

The Serious Problems of Michael R. Burch

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Five Years of TRINACRIA

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Portcullis Down

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When I talk to Europeans I get many complaints about America, […]

Stupidity’s Hothouse

When I talk to Europeans I get many complaints about America, […]

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The Resurrection of Art

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by Joseph S. Salemi

Ignore Your Colleagues

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by Joseph S.Salemi

The NPR/BBC Group and Poetry

by Joseph S.Salemi

by Joseph S. Salemi

The Reality of Hell

by Joseph S. Salemi