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David Marriott

David Marriott teaches at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the author of “In Neuter” (Equipage, 2014); The Bloods (Shearsman, 2011); and Haunted Life (Rutgers, 2007). He is currently completing a new book of poetry, titled The Nothing.


The aestheticization of the term avant-garde is a refusal to think what the alienation of human being in the modern era was made of.

David Marriott