Beyond Silence: Selected Shorter Poems 1948-2003
"I am delighted--and suddenly shocked--by the skill, beauty, and authenticity of these poems. Hoffman is nothing less than a master."
The Whole Nine Yards: Longer Poems
"The mastery of a profoundly observant poet is confirmed throughout."
New and Selected Poems: Hang-Gliding from Helicon
"Daniel Hoffman takes his place in the line of Yeats, Graves, and Muir, poets who plumb the depths of myth beneath the contingencies of history. . . . He has become one of our most jubilant makers."
"Daniel Hoffman is an exemplar of our poetic generation. There is a lifetime of wisdom and sensibility in these lines, a generosity of spirit that shines through and illuminates his lovely new book."
Middens of the Tribe
". . .[a] fascinating design. . . alive with psychological acuities. . . . full of
energy and life."
--Fred Chappell, Georgia Review
"A spectacular achievement which handles brilliantly the mysterious relationship between spirit and flesh, history and vision, intent and act, dream and reality."
Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe
"The best book by anybody on Poe."
Words to Create a World
Reflections on poetry, from the birth of modernism to the present.
Faulker's Country Matters
Folklore and Fable in Yoknapatawpha
Zone of the Interior
Moving testimony to the influence of wartime experience upon the life of a distinguished poet.