Charles Bern­stein is author of All the Whiskey in Heav­en: Select­ed Poems (Far­rar, Straus and Giroux, 2010) and The Attack of the Dif­fi­cult Poems: Essays & Inven­tions (Chica­go, 2011). He is Regan Pro­fes­sor of Eng­lish and Com­par­a­tive Lit­er­a­ture at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Penn­syl­va­nia, where he is co-direc­tor of PennSound.
More infor­ma­tion at his EPC page http://epc.buffalo.edu/authors/bernstein

pho­to : by Michael Hennessey.