B.A., University of California (Riverside); A.M., Harvard University
Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities; Professor of English
An award-winning poet, Bidart was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize and was a finalist for the National Book Award.
I write poetry, and have published several volumes; I teach poetry workshops and 20th century poetry, both "modern" and contemporary; I edited a one-volume Collected Poems of Robert Lowell for his publisher, Farrar Straus & Giroux.
Publications: Watching the Spring Festival: Poems (most recent)