Pretenders, Jeff Friedman’s New Book

Jeff Friedman

Jeff Friedman

Poet and lecturer in English Jeff Friedman’s sixth book, Pretenders, has just been published by Carnegie Mellon University Press. The book combines poems and prose pieces. His poems, mini stories, and translations have appeared in many literary magazines, including American Poetry Review, Poetry, New England Review, Poetry International, Quick Fiction, North American Review, Missouri Review, Ontario Review, Antioch Review, Agni Online, Big Bridge, 100-Word Story, Prairie Schooner, Sentence, New England Review Digital, Vestal Review, Plume, Flash Fiction Funny, The New Bloomsbury Anthology of Contemporary Jewish Poets,  and The New Republic.

Other books by Jeff Friedman include:

  • Working in Flour (Carnegie-Mellon Univ Press, 2011)
  • Black Threads (Carnegie-Mellon Univ Press, 2007)
  • Taking Down the Angel (Carnegie-Mellon Univ Press, 2003)
  • Scattering the Ashes (Carnegie-Mellon Univ Press, 2003)
  • The Record Breaking Heat Wave (BkMk Press-UMKC, 1986)