Faculty Publications

Song For Night
Song For Night (Akashic, 2007)
The Virgin of Flames
The Virgin of Flames (Penguin, 2007)
Becoming Abigail
Becoming Abigail (Akashic, 2006)
Graceland
Graceland (FSG, 2004)
Masters of the Board
Masters of the Board (Delta, 1985)
Sanctificum
Sanctificum (Copper Canyon Press, 2010)
There Are No Names for Red
There Are No Names for Red (Red Hen Press, 2010)
Feed Me the Sun
Feed Me the Sun (Peepal Tree Press, 2010)
Hands Washing Water
Hands Washing Water (Copper Canyon, 2006)
Dog Woman
Dog Woman (Red Hen, 2004)
Daphne's Lot
Daphne's Lot (Red Hen, 2003)
Kalakuta Republic
Kalakuta Republic (Saqi, 2001)
On Immunity: An Inoculation
On Immunity: An Inoculation (Graywolf Press, 2014)
The Balloonists
The Balloonists (Hanging Loose Press, 2002)
Inspired Journeys: Travel Writers in Search of the Muse
Inspired Journeys: Travel Writers in Search of the Muse (University of Wisconsin Press, 2016)
The Peasants and the Mariners
The Peasants and the Mariners (GemmaMedia, 2013)
The Sorrow of the Elves
The Sorrow of the Elves (GemmaMedia, 2010)
Honorable Bandit: A Walk Across Corsica
Honorable Bandit: A Walk Across Corsica (University of Wisconsin Press, 2007)
The Boom Economy: Or, Scenes from Clerical Life
The Boom Economy: Or, Scenes from Clerical Life (University of Wisconsin Press, 2003)
Monster: Adventures in American Machismo
Monster: Adventures in American Machismo (Council Oak Books, 2001)
Song and Error
Song and Error (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013)
On the Ground: New Directions in Middle East and North African Studies
Additional Information:  Contributors Brian Edwards, Katherine Hoffman, Elizabeth Shakman Hurd, Rebecca Johnson, Henri Lauzière, Sonali Pahwa, Wendy Pearlman, Joe Khalil, Kristen Stilt, and Jessica Winegar.
Globalizing American Studies
Globalizing American Studies (University of Chicago Press, 2010, 2010)
Additional Information:  edited by Brian T. Edwards and Dilip P. Gaonkar
Cairo 2010: After Kefaya
Cairo 2010: After Kefaya (A Public Space, Issue 9, 2009)
Additional Information:  a portfolio of work by the next generation of Cairo writers (plus a filmmaker and a comic artist), edited and introduced by Brian T. Edwards.
Morocco Bound: Disorienting America's Maghreb, from Casablanca to the Marrakech Express
Additional Information:  Part of the "New Americanists" series.
Ezra Pound: The Contemporary Reviews
Ezra Pound: The Contemporary Reviews (Cambridge University Press, 2011)
Whitman the Political Poet
Whitman the Political Poet (Oxford University Press, 1996)
Breaking Bounds: Whitman and American Cultural Studies
Additional Information:  co-authored with Jay Grossman
Walt Whitman Among the French; Poet and Myth
Walt Whitman Among the French; Poet and Myth (Princeton University Press, 1980)
Last Lake
Last Lake (University Of Chicago Press, 2016)
How Poems Think
How Poems Think (University Of Chicago Press, 2015)
Slow Trains Overhead: Chicago Poems and Stories
Slow Trains Overhead: Chicago Poems and Stories (University Of Chicago Press, 2010)
Sophocles, Selected Poems: Odes and Fragments
Sophocles, Selected Poems: Odes and Fragments (Princeton University Press, 2008)
Creatures of a Day
Creatures of a Day (Louisiana State University Press, 2008)
In The Warhouse
In The Warhouse (Fractal Edge Press , 2004)
Sophocles: Antigone
Sophocles: Antigone (Oxford University Press, 2003)
Sweetbitter: A Novel
Sweetbitter: A Novel (Louisiana State University Press, 2003)
It's Time
It's Time (Louisiana State University Press, 2002)
Euripides: Bakkhai
Euripides: Bakkhai (Oxford University Press, 2001)
Selected Poems of Luis Cernuda
Selected Poems of Luis Cernuda (Sheep Meadow, 1999)
Homage to Longshot O'Leary
Homage to Longshot O'Leary (Holy Cow! Press, 1998)
Sparrow: New and Selected Poems
Sparrow: New and Selected Poems (Louisiana State University Press, 1997)
Breaking Bounds: Whitman and American Cultural Studies
Additional Information:  co-authored with Betsy Erkkilä
A Poet's Guide to Poetry, 2nd edition
A Poet's Guide to Poetry, 2nd edition (University of Chicago Press, 2013)
California Sorrow
California Sorrow (Knopf, 2007)
Drift: Poems
Drift: Poems (Knopf, 2003)
Ghost Ship: Poems
Ghost Ship: Poems (Knopf, 1996)
Summers of Vietnam and Other Poems
Summers of Vietnam and Other Poems (Sheep Meadow, 1990)
Tales of Arturo Vivante
Tales of Arturo Vivante (Sheep Meadow, 1990)
Threshold of the Year
Threshold of the Year (University of Missouri Press, 1982)
Prose for Borges
Prose for Borges (Northwestern University Press, 1974)
Shyness: How Normal Behavior Became a Sickness
Shyness: How Normal Behavior Became a Sickness (Yale University Press, 2008)
Additional Information:  Winner of the Prescrire Prize for Medical Writing (France 2010)
Shyness: How Normal Behavior Became a Sickness
Additional Information:  Japanese translation
Shyness: How Normal Behavior Became a Sickness
Additional Information:  Korean translation
Comment la psychiatrie et l'industrie pharmaceutique ont médicalisé nos émotions
Additional Information:  French translation
The Burdens of Intimacy
The Burdens of Intimacy (University of Chicago Press, 1998)
The Ruling Passion
The Ruling Passion (Duke University Press, 1995)
Homosexuality and Psychoanalysis
Homosexuality and Psychoanalysis (University of Chicago Press, 2001)
Additional Information:  Co-editor
The Psychoanalysis of Race
The Psychoanalysis of Race (Columbia University Press, 1998)
Additional Information:  Editor
Mary Wigman e la danza tedesca del primo Novecento
Mary Wigman e la danza tedesca del primo Novecento (Italiano Studi Germanici, 2015)
Additional Information:  Italian translation of "Ecstasy and the Demon: Feminism and Nationalism in the Dances of Mary Wigman"
New German Dance Studies
New German Dance Studies (University of Illinois Press, 2012)
Additional Information:  (edited by Susan Manning & Lucia Ruprecht)
Danse Noires, Blanches Amériques
Danse Noires, Blanches Amériques (Centre National de la Danse, 2009)
Modern Dance, Negro Dance: Race in Motion
Modern Dance, Negro Dance: Race in Motion (Univ Of Minnesota Press, 2004)
Best Worst American: Stories
Best Worst American: Stories (Small Beer Press , 2017)
RADIOS
RADIOS (Make Now Press, 2016)
EXE TXT
EXE TXT (Gauss PDF, 2015)
Epic Lyric Poem
Epic Lyric Poem (Troll Thread, 2015)
Inventory Arousal
Inventory Arousal (Architectural Association/Bedford Press, 2011)
Mary Chesnut's Civil War Epic
Mary Chesnut's Civil War Epic (University Of Chicago Press, 2010)
The Endless Unbegun
The Endless Unbegun (Twelve Winters Press, 2015)
September: Poems
September: Poems  (Triquarterly, 2013)
The Works of James M. Whitfield: America and Other Writings by a Nineteenth-Century African American Poet
Additional Information:  edited by Ivy Wilson and Robert S. Levine
At the Dusk of Dawn: Selected Poetry and Prose of Albery Allson Whitman
Additional Information:  edited by Ivy Wilson
Unsettled States: Nineteenth-Century American Literary Studies
Additional Information:  edited by Ivy Wilson & Dana Luciano
Whitman Noir: Black America and the Good Gray Poet
Whitman Noir: Black America and the Good Gray Poet (University Of Iowa Press, 2014)
Additional Information:  edited by Ivy Wilson
“Good News from New England” by Edward Winslow: A Scholarly Edition
Additional Information:  edited by Kelly Wisecup