Jeremy Sigler was born in 1968 in Baltimore, Maryland. He studied at the University of Pennsylvania and UCLA. He is the Associate Editor of Parkett and a critic in Yale University’s sculpture department. In 2006, he was awarded a Lannan Foundation residency in Marfa, Texas. He lives with his wife and daughter in Brooklyn, New York.
CRACKPOT by Jeremy Sigler
When a crackpot finds poetry, he winds up in a pretty fertile place, maybe the only right place. The poems in this book -an unlikely cross of Trakl and Sondheim-are a thrilling choreography of cartoonish dreams and self-deprecating introspection. “Dear Jeremy, I think Ape Ancestry would make a better title.” -Alison Knowles