Jenny Penberthy

Jenny Penberthy’s research and publications have focused on the poetry of Lorine Niedecker. She has edited Niedecker’s poems – New Goose (Listening Chamber, 2003), Lorine Niedecker: Collected Works (University of California Press, 2002), and Harpsichord and Salt Fish (Pig Press, 1991) – and her letters – Niedecker and the Correspondence with Zukofsky 1931–1970 (Cambridge University Press, 1993). She has also edited a collection of essays, Lorine Niedecker: Woman and Poet (National Poetry Foundation, University of Maine, 1996). Poetry and poetics, textual scholarship, print culture, modernism, postwar literary history, postcolonial literature of Africa.