487 Bartlett Hall
Amherst, MA 0l003
Educated at New York University, B.A., 1986, Brown University, M.F.A., 1991, State University of New York at Buffalo, Ph.D., 1997.
Areas of specialty: Modern and Contemporary poetry; creative writing; literary editing; film and visual culture; poetics.
Gizzi is the author of Some Values of Landscape and Weather, Artificial Heart, and Periplum. His editing projects have included The House That Jack Built: The Collected Lectures of Jack Spicer, the international literary anthology The Exact Change Yearbook, and o-blek: a journal of language arts . He has been awarded artist grants from The Fund for Poetry, Rex Foundation, the Howard Foundation, and The Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts. He is also a recipient of the Lavan Younger Poets Award from the Academy of American Poets.
For more information on Professor Gizzi's work, please see http:/petergizzi.org/