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Peter Balakian

Peter Balakian is the Donald M. and Constance H. Rebar Professor in Humanities and professor of English at Colgate University. He is the author of seven books of poems, most recently Ziggurat and June-tree: New and Selected Poems, 1974-2000 . He is also the author of The Burning Tigris: The Armenian Genocide and America's Response , a New York Times best seller, and Black Dog of Fate , a memoir. A new collection of poetry, Ozone Journal , is also available this spring from the University of...See more