Specialty: English Program Faculty
Walt Hunter is the author of two books of criticism: Forms of a World: Contemporary Poetry and the Making of Globalization (Fordham UP, 2019) and The American House Poem, 1945-2021 (Oxford UP, coming in fall 2023). He is also the author of a collection of poetry, Some Flowers (MadHat, 2022) and the translator of Frédéric Neyrat’s Atopias: Manifesto for a Radical Existentialism (with Lindsay Turner; Fordham UP, 2017). Hunter is the recipient of grants and fellowships from the James Merrill House, the South Carolina Arts Commission, the National Endowment for the Humanities/Teagle Foundation, and the Robert B. Silvers Foundation. He is poetry editor for The Atlantic.