College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York
  Harry Thorne

Harry Thorne

Office : Building 2S Room 227
Phone : 718.982.3680
Fax : 718.982.3643
Department Faculty Profile

Degrees :
M.A. in English, University of Sussex

Biography / Academic Interests :
Harry Thorne taught as an adjunct at the College of Staten Island for nine years. He is interested in both researching and developing pedagogical practices that enable composition students to engage more readily with academic ideas. He has also published numerous essays and reviews in the fields of critical theory and contemporary poetry.  Prior to coming to CSI, he completed his Master’s Degree at The University of Sussex and taught for a year at The University of Kingston in London.

Scholarship / Publications :
Selected Publications

Book Chapter
“The New York School is a Joke: The Poetics of C: A Journal of Poetry” published
   in Don’t  Ever Get Famous: Essays on New York Poetry in the 1960s and ‘70s, edited
   by Daniel Kane. Champaign: Dalkey Archives Press, 2006.

Essays, Poems, and Reviews

“Ordinary Revolutionaries” in Upping the Anti 12. Toronto: UTA Publications, 2011.

“Being Rakosi: A Recovery of Carl Rakosi’s Ex-Cranium, Night” in Octopus Magazine, 2011.

Biannual Poetry Reviews for Galatea Resurrects edited by Eileen Tabios, 2010 - 2012

Poems published in Chain: An International Journal of the Arts 12. Philadelphia: Chain
Arts, 2005.