Richard Snyder


Contact Information

E-mail: rbsnyder@email.usc.edu

Biographical Sketch


Rick Snyder studies ancient and contemporary literatures, with a focus on the social and historical dimensions of poetic production and reception. His research interests include aesthetics, biopolitics, and translation, genre, and gender studies. He is also the author of several chapbooks of poetry, and his full-length collection Escape from Combray will be published by Ugly Duckling in 2009. His poems, essays, and translations have appeared in such journals as Aufgabe, Jacket, jubilat, LIT, and Radical Society.