Robert Klein Engler

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Full Name: 
Robert Klein Engler
City of Residence: 
Omaha, Nebraska
Biography: 

Robert Klein Engler lives in Omaha, Nebraska and sometimes New Orleans. He is a writer and artist. 

 

Robert holds degrees from the University of Illinois at Urbana and the University of Chicago Divinity School. He has received Illinois Arts Council awards for his poetry. Just google his name to find his writing on the Internet.

 

Many of Robert’s poems, stories, and paintings are set in the Crescent City. His long poem, “The Accomplishment of Metaphor and the Necessity of Suffering,” set partially in New Orleans, is published by Headwaters Press, Medusa, New York, 2004.

 

He has received an Illinois Arts Council award for his "Three Poems for Kabbalah."

 

Michael Morgan, writing in the Comstock Review, says that Robert Klein Engler "...is a poet of the first rank,” whereas Andrew Huff writes in Gaper's Block that Engler's writings is, “a sublime banquet of bullshit."

 

Link with him at Facebook.com to see examples of his recent work. Some of Mr. Engler’s books are available at amazon.com.

 
Published Works: 

These works are available online:

POEMS:

BENT TREE:

http://thewildword.com/poetry-robert-klein-engler/

 

HEADSTONE:

http://www.flatbushreview.com/robert-klein-engler.html

 

EVENING RAGA:

http://dougholder.blogspot.com/2016/12/the-sunday-poet-robert-klien-engler.html?spref=fb

 

CLOISTER Of THE ZODIAC:

http://peacockjournal.com/robert-klein-engler-cloister-of-the-zodiac/

 

THREE POEMS 13th Floor Magazine:

https://www.amazon.com/13th-Floor-Magazine-Fall-2016-ebook/dp/B01KR20X20/ 

 

AFTER A NIGHT DRINKING WITH PASCAL:

http://www.thebeesaredead.com/poetry/night-drinking-pascal-engler/

 

GROUNDWATER:

http://featuredpoet.com/featured-poet-robert-klein-engler

   STORIES: 

AMBUSH:

http://writingraw.com/files/Ambush.pdf

 

TEN COURT PIECES:

http://sparks.eserver.org/archive/sparks13.html - tencourt

 

RED BEANS AND RICE:

http://www.drunkenboat.com/db2/engler/redbeans.html

 

PROSE OF ARRIVAL:

http://outcrynow.blogspot.com/2007/09/prose-of-arrival-by-robert-klein-engler.html

 

THE APPROACH TO PILOT TOWN:

http://www.blithe.com/bhq6.3/6.3.07.html

 

NEIGHBORS OF ZERO: (Issue 11, p. 18-22)

http://southjerseyunderground.com/

 

THE BELMONT VARIATIONS:

http://www.blithe.com/bhq2.4/2.4.7.html

    ESSAYS: 

TREASURE IN STAINED GLASS:

http://omahamagazine.com/articles/a-treasure-in-stained-glass/

 

ARCHITECTURE OF SERVITUDE:

http://www.bigcitylit.com/bigcitylit.php?inc=spring08/essays/engler

 

SHIRTS OF FLAME:

http://www.bigcitylit.com/spring2011/articles/articles.php?page=engler

 

A PROSEMETRICAL COMPLAINT:

http://www.nycbigcitylit.com/mar2003/contents/freeexprenglerpt2.html

 

 

THE VALLEY OF ITS SAYING:

http://www.bigcitylit.com/bigcitylit.php?inc=fall07/essays/engler

 

WHAT'S LEFT FOR POETRY:

http://www.deadmule.com/essays/2010/09/whats-left-for-poetry-by-robert-klein-engler/

  INTERVIEW: 

JANE CROWN RADIO INTERVIEW:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/the-jane-crown-show/2009/02/22/robert-klein-engler