Jessica Lewis Luck

Jessica Lewis Luck is Associate Professor of English at California State University San Bernardino. She has published essays on Larry Eigner, Harryette Mullen, and Sylvia Plath, among others. Her current book project on “the poetics of cognition” uses cognitive theories of the embodied mind to explore the ways that experimental poems think and the ways we think through them.


Isn’t the Pedagogical Always Avant-Garde?

Isn’t the avant-garde always pedagogical, she said, I mean altruistically bugbearish
                                                                                    —Lyn Hejinian, My Life[1]