Doctor Boris, a sequel to The Angel Max, is currently under serious consideration by several publishers. About the book, NPR commentator Andrei Codrescu says, “For a novel of ideas, it reads like an action thriller,” while the Obie-award-winning playwright and poet Michael McClure comments: “It seems like a monumentally ‘American’ novel being told by a kaleidoscopic narrator, a Russian Jewish butcher's son who becomes an enthusiastic assassin for the ideals of the anarchist revolution even as those ideals splinter around him.” For more information about Doctor Boris and other available works by Peter Glassgold, contact the author’s agent: Tony Outhwaite at 917-684-8940 or email@example.com.
Peter’s Boethius: The Poems from On the Consolation of Philosophy is judiciously and approvingly
In November 2014, Peter was interviewed at the New York State Writers Institute at the State University University of New York, Albany. To view an excerpt, click here
On November 18, 2014, New Directions will be publishing The Collected Poems of James Laughlin 1935-1997, edited with an introduction and notes by Peter Glassgold. It will coincide with the publication of the new biography of New Directions' founder by Ian MacNiven, "Literchoor Is My Beat": A Life of James Laughlin, Publisher of New Directions (Farrar, Straus & Giroux). A number of dual book events are scheduled November-December, with Peter and Ian appearing together:
November 18, 7:00 p.m. McNally-Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street, New York NY 10012.
Peter's appreciation of Edgar Rice Burroughs, "E.R.B. and the Red Planet," will appear in the Spring 2014 issue of Post Road Magazine, published by Boston College.
Oblong Books & Music, in Rhinebeck, NY, will be hosting a discussion/reading and book-signing of Anarchy! An Anthology of Emma Goldman’s “Mother Earth” on Sunday, February 10, at 4:00 p.m. The store is located at 6422 Montgomery Street. For more information, click on the Webpage:
The new and expanded edition of Anarchy! An Anthology of Emma Goldman’s Mother Earth will be published by Counterpoint on November 13, 2012.
In the fall of 2012, Green Integer is bringing out the new and expanded edition of Hwæt! A Little Old English Anthology of American Modernist Verse, the digital version in September and the printed book in December.
In October 2014, New Directions will be publishing The Collected Poems of James Laughlin 1935-1997, which Peter Glassgold has edited, annotated, and introduced, to coincide with the new biography of New Directions’ founder James Laughlin by Ian MacNiven, forthcoming from Farrar, Straus & Giroux.