Curriculum Vitae



Barzakh (Poems 2000-2012) Black Widow Press. June 2014.


Meditations on the Stations of Mansur al-Hallaj Chax Press. 2013.
Learn the Shadow UNIT4ART. 2012
Canto Diurno #4: The Tang Extending from the Blade. Ahadada Books (ebook). 2010.
Aljibar II (bilingual edition with French translation by Eric Sarner), Editions PHI, 2008.
Aljibar (bilingual edition with French translation by Eric Sarner), Editions PHI, 2007.
Meditations on the Stations of Mansur Al-Hallaj (1-21), Anchorite Press, 2006.
The Rothenberg Variations, (poetry) Wild Honey Press, Ireland, 2004.
Permanent Diaspora, Duration Press, 2003.
Poasis (Poems 1986-1999), Wesleyan University Press, 2001.
Out/takes, Backwoods Broadsides Chaplet #46, Ellsworth, Maine 1999.
h.j.r. Earthwind Press, Ann Arbor, MI 1999.
Winnetou Old, Meow Press, Buffalo, NY 1994
Turbulence, St. Lazaire Press, Rhinebeck, NY, 1991.
The Irritation Ditch, Parentheses Writing Series, La Jolla, CA, 1991.
Janus, St. Lazaire Press, Rhinebeck, NY, 1988.
Breccia, (Selected Poems 1972-1986), Editions Phi, Echternach, Luxembourg and Station Hill Press, Barrytown, N.Y. 1987.
Good-bye to England, Loot, Peterborough, 1987.
5 Translations from Arthur Rimbaud’s Une Saison en Enfer, (graphics), writers forum, London 1984.
Net/Work, Spanner Editions, London 1983.
The Book of Luap Nalec, Ta'wil Press, London 1982.
Tracing, Arc Press, Todmorden, 1982.
The Broken Glass, Pig Press, Durham, 1980.
Old Dog High Q, Writers Forum, London, 1979.
Body Count, Twisted Wrist, Paris 1979.
The Tassili Connection, Aloes Books, London 1978.
Tanith Flies, Ta'wil Press, London 1978.
Hearth-Work, Hatch Books, Yorkshire 1977 (published together with Allen Fisher's Fire Place as Fire Work).
Antlers I-XI, New London Pride Editions, London 1975.
A Single-Minded Bestiary, Poet & Paesant Press, London 1974.
The Fifth Season, Strange Faeces Press, London 1971.

In Translation

Arquelogía del día después ,Traducción y notas de Mario Domingez Parra y Joseph Mulligan, La Otra, Mexico. 2014.
Aljibar II ,Translated into French by Eric Sarner, Editions PHI, 2008.
Aljibar,Translated into French by Eric Sarner, Editions PHI, 2007.
Fin-de-siècle Phantombild, translated into German by Nico Helminger, Editions PHI, 2003.
h.j.r. translated into French by Eric Sarner. Editions PHI, Luxembourg, 1999.
La dernière traversée de la manche, tr. by Jean-Paul Junck & Jean Portante,
G-R-A-P-H-I-T-I Editeur, Luxembourg & Québec, 1995.
Le livre de Luap Nalec, tr. by Michel Maire, Le Castor Astral, Paris 1986.

A further range of poems has been translated into French, German, Spanish, Arabic, Romanian and Chinese.


Routes, not Roots. Audio CD. Pierre Joris (voice & texts) with Munir Beken (oud), Michael Bisio (bass), Ben Chadabe (percussion), Mitch Elrod (guitar), Nicole Peyrafitte (voice & radio). Ta’wil Productions, 2007.
Sax, Soup, Poetry & Voice. Nicole Peyrafitte, Pierre Joris, Joe Giardullo. Video of a concert given at The Sanctuary for Independent Media, Troy NY.


Justifying the Margins, Salt Publishers (2009)
A Nomad Poetics. (Essays) (Wesleyan UP, 2003)
Towards a Nomadic Poetics, Spanner Editions, Hereford, UK, 1999. (French version, trans. by Habib Tengour, “Vers une Poétique Nomade,” Dédale # 11-12, 2001)
Global Interference, Liberation Press, London 1981.
The Book of Demons (under the pen-name Joseph W. Charles, & with Victoria Hyatt), Lorrimer Editions, London 1974. Simon & Schuster, N.Y. 1975.
Another Journey, TNT Press, London 1972.

In Translation

Pour une poétique nomade, traduit par Peter Cockelbergh, Habib Tengour et Jean Portante (forthcoming 2012) 2006.
Il Libro dei Demoni (with Victoria Hyatt), translated by Massimo Oldoni; Liguori, Napoli 1986.


Poems for the Millennium Volume 4: The University of California Book of North African Literature (2 volumes) (with Habib Tengour), University of California Press, 2012.
Poems for the Millennium: The University of California Book of Modern & Postmodern Poetry (2 volumes) (with Jerome Rothenberg), University of California Press, 1995, 1998.
Poésie Internationale: Anthologie (with Jean Portante), Editions Guy Binsfeld, Luxembourg 1987.
Matières d’Angleterre (Anthologie de la Nouvelle Poésie Anglaise) (with Paul Buck), In'Hui Editions, Amiens, 1984.

Anthologies including work by Pierre Joris

Poetry etc: Poems and Poets. Edited by Andrew Burke and Candice Ward.
Selected Readings in British and American Poetry, edited by Huang Zongying. Higher Education Press, Beijing, China, 2007.
12 Auteurs luxembourgeois / 12 Autoren aus Luxembourg ed. Jean Portante, Editions Phi & Journées Littéraires de Mondorf (Luxembourg, 1999).
Anthologie Luxembourgeoise, ed. Jean Portante, Editions Phi,/ Ecrits des Forges (Luxembourg/ Trois Rivières, Québec 1999.)
Kerouac City Blues, ed. Jacques Josse & Alain Jégou, Editions La Digitale, Quimperlé,1999.
Out of the Catskills & Just Beyond, ed. Bertha Rogers, Bright Hill Press, Treadwell, N.Y. 1997.
50: A Celebration of Sun & Moon Classics, ed. Douglas Messerli, sun&moon press, Los Angeles, 1995 (Translations of Paul Celan).
Voices of Conscience; Poetry from Oppression, ed. H. Cronyn, R. McKane, S Watts. (translation of Tahar Djaout), Iron Press, Manchester, G.B. 1995.
The Sun & Moon Guide to Eating Through Literature and Art, ed. Douglas Messerli, Sun & Moon Press, Los Angeles 1994.
Assemblage: New International Writing, ed. Paul Currah, University of Essex, 1989.
Arpentage de la poésie contemporaine, ed. Jacques Darras, In’hui, Amiens, 1987.
Dans la nuit de l’Europe, ed. Jacques Darras, Trois Cailloux, Amiens, 1985.
Technicians of the Sacred, ed. Jerome Rothenberg (revised edition, University of California Press, 1985). (trans. of Tristan Tzara).
Voix-off Angleterre, ed. Paul Buck & Allen Fisher, La castor astral, Paris, 1980.
A Big Jewish Book, ed. Jerome Rothenberg (Doubleday 1977) (trans. of Tristan Tzara).
Seasons of Woman, ed. Penelope Washburn, Harper & Row 1979. (trans. of Tristan Tzara.)
The Doctor Generosity Poets, ed. Charles Shahoud Hanna, Damascus Road Press, Wescosville PA, 1975.
Active Anthology, ed. George Quasha, Sumac, Fremont Michigan, 1974.

Edited Books

Paul Celan : Selections, Poets for the Millennium series, University of California Press, 2005.
The Burial of the Count of Orgaz and other Writings of Pablo Picasso (with Jerome Rothenberg), Exact Change, Boston, 2004.
pppppp : The Selected Writings of Kurt Schwitters (with Jerome Rothenberg), Temple University Press, 1993. Re-issued by Exact Change in 2002.
Joy! Praise! A Festschrift for Jerome Rothenberg on the Occasion of his Sixtieth Birthday, Ta'wil Books & Documents, Encinitas, 1991.