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*poem in the *in The Tongue is a portal to new perspective on the veryday materials of reality as constituted through language itself The postmodern classicism of language poetry meets the modernist romanticism of surrealism to startling ffect in Baus's cabinet of curiosities The leventh volume of the City Lights Spotlight Poetry Series The Tranuilized Tongue places Baus alongside such contemporary purveyors of the marvelous and speculative as Andrew Joron and Will AlexanderEric Baus received an MFA from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst where he studied with Peter Gizzi Author of three previous poetry collections including the prizewinning volumes The To Sound 2004 and The Scared Text 2011 Baus Text 2011 Baus in Denver Colorado where he teaches wri.