Faculty - Leonore Hildebrandt
Lecturer II of English
5752 Neville Hall, Room 237
Orono, Maine 04469-5752
Office Telephone: (207) 581-3849
By appointment only.
ENG 012: Remedial Writing
ENG 114: Introduction to World Literature
ENG 353: Techniques of Poetry
ENG 246: American Women’s Literature
ESL and Conversational German
The Next Unknown. Pecan Grove Press 2014.
The Work at Hand. Letterpress chapbook of poetry. Flat Bay Press/Stone Island Press, 2011.
“Terminal Moraine.” Café Review. (forthcoming)
“Where You Happen to Be.” The Fiddlehead (forthcoming).
“The Meatpacker’s Child.” Mudfish 18 (forthcoming).
“The Shelter.” A collaboration with painter Heidi Daub. Split Rock Review, Issue 3, Summer 2014. http://www.splitrockreview.org/hildebrandtdaub
“SALT” and “Protecting Crocodiles.” The Milo Review, Summer 2014.
“On the Admiral’s Bridge.” Prick of the Spindle, Vol. 8.1, March 2014. http://www.prickofthespindle.com/poetry/8.1/hildebrandt/hildebrandt.html
“Begin Again.” Cafe Review, Vol 25, Winter 2014.
“Rock Me.” Gemini (First Prize in Open Contest) April 2013 http://www.gemini-magazine.com/
“Collaboration.” Drunken Boat 18.
“On Days of Disorder,” “The Living,” “The Woman who Paints,” and “win-win.” Mudlark Flash 70 (2012). https://www.unf.edu/mudlark/flashes/hildebrandt.html
“Burnt Umber.” Cream City Review 36.1 (Spring/Summer 2012).
“The Protagonist” and “Illusion in Blue.” Otis Nebula, Winter 2012.
“Dyestuff” and “turning to me.” The Inspired Pen. University of Southern Maine, Jan. 2012.
“The Work at Hand.” Cimarron Review 178, Winter 2012.
“Two Logs” The Spoon River Poetry Review 36.2. (Summer/ Fall 2011). Also online: http://www.srpr.org/past_issues/toc_36.2.php
“Borrowed,” “Field Notes,” “We were doing the best we could,” “Success,” “Fog and Its Persuasions.” LocusPoint 3. (August 2011).
“Of Angels and Hills” and “Postmodern in Heaven.” Salzburg Poetry Review. Spring 2011.
“The Next Unknown.” Drunken Boat 13. March 2011.
“Spindrift and the Heart.” CAIRN: The St. Andrews Review 46 (2011).
“Out of Turbulence” and “Realities on Which the Word Hinges” Puckerbrush Review 27.1 (Summer/Fall 2010).
“Bird in Space.” Quercus Review 10th Anniversary Edition (2010).
“The Poet Guide,” “In Defense of a Rural Poetics,” and “First Person in Trouble.” Salzburg Poetry Review 17. Spring 2010.
“Jazz Night at the Museum.” Café Review 21. Spring 2010.
“Water Street.” ABZ 5. 2010.
“Understanding: A Brief History” and “The Sound Man.” Denver Quarterly 43. 3 (2009).
“Calligraphy,” “Token,” and “Returning to the North Sea.” Puckerbrush Review 26.2 (Winter/Spring 2009). .
“Due East.” A Seaside Companion: A Year on the Coast of Maine. Tilbury House, 2008.
“A Dream More than Twice“ and “Plowing the Canvas.” Beloit Poetry Journal 58. 2 (Winter 2007).
“The Second Thought.” Beloit Poetry Journal 57.3 (Spring 2007).
“A Road Song (for You).” The Café Review 18. Winter 2007.
“Juggling Words and Ellipses.” Puckerbrush Review 25. 1 (Fall/Winter 2006).
“Crossing the Marsh at Night.” Beloit Poetry Journal 56. 4 (Summer 2006).
“Late Romance.” Puckerbrush Review 22. Winter/Spring 2002.
“Sundial.” Puckerbrush Review 21. Summer/Fall 2001.
Bertolt Brecht, “To Those Who Come After.” Co-authored with Tony Brinkley. Ezra Translation. (forthcoming)
Rilke’s “Cemetery by the Sea.” Translation, co-authored with Tony Brinkley. Ezra Translation
“Rilke’s Duino Elegies: Fifth Elegy.” Translation and translator’s notes, co-authored with
Tony Brinkley. Cerise Press 2.6 (Spring 2011). http://www.cerisepress.com/02/06/the-fifth-duino-elegy
“Books in Brief: Selected Poems of Friedrich Hölderlin.” Book Review.
Beloit Poetry Journal 61. 1 (Fall 2010).
“By Word of Mouth: Storytelling as a Performing Art.” The Maine Scholar 10.
(Autumn 1997): 243-252.
Reviews of my Work and Interviews:
“Off Radar: ‘The Next Unknown.'” Dana Wilde, Kennebec Journal/ Morning Sentinel, 27 Nov 2014. http://www.centralmaine.com/2014/11/27/off-radar-the-next-unknown/
Interview: “Singing the Lines.” http://riverpineanthologyofcivicdiscourse.wordpress.com/2014/02/28/singing-the-lines-interview-with-leonore-hildebrandt/
“Hand-crafted Poetry from Down East Maine.” Dana Wilde. Bangor Daily News.
7 August 2011.
“You Come Too.” Carl Little. Puckerbrush Review. Spring/Summer 2012.
Links to Publications & Reviews
For more information, please see my homepage www.flatbaycollective.org.
Selected Poetry Readings, Performances, and Exhibits
|2004 to present||POETS/SPEAK! In Bangor, annually in April.|
|Dec. 2014||With fiction writer Robert Froese at the Writers Forum, WERU community radio. https://weru.org|
|Nov. 2014||With Brian Dyer Stewart, performance of original music at the Northeast Harbor Library|
|Oct. 2014||With other UMaine faculty, book party and reading at the University of Maine in Orono|
|Nov. 2013||With Brian Stewart, performance of original music at the Cobscook Community Learning Center in Trescott|
|Oct. 2013||Featured poet at Belfast Poetry festival, reading and slide presentation, in collaboration with painter Heidi Daub|
|2013||Performance of original songs and poetry at Schoodic Arts, Winter Harbor|
|2011||Poetry/sculpture exhibit, Center for Maine Contemporary Art.|
|July 2012||Reader at Millay Anniversary Celebration, Camden, Whitehall Inn.|
|April 2012||Reader at Terry Plunkett Poetry Festival, USM Augusta.|
|Jan. 2012||Works chosen for The Inspired Pen/The Inspired Hand, exhibit at the
University of Southern Maine in Lewiston.
|Oct. 2010||Sixth Annual Belfast Poetry Festival, poetry reading/ art show in collaboration with glass artist David Jacobson.|
|Summer/Fall 2008||Release of A Coastal Companion; participation at several area events incl. the Bangor Book
|Oct. 2007||Third Annual Belfast Poetry Festival, poetry reading and art show (in collaboration with visual artist Susan Hammond).|
|April 2007||Terry Plunkett Poetry Festival, USM, Augusta.|
|Oct. 2006||Constance Hunting Memorial at UM.|
|Aug. 2005||Bangor Poetry Walk.|
|Dec. 2003||A Celebration of Translation at UM.|
Selected Professional Experiences
|2012 to present||Editorial Board Member, Catch: A Literary Journal of Downeast Maine|
|2007 to present||Editorial Board Member, Beloit Poetry Journal|
|1991 to present||Singer/songwriter, performing with various musical ensembles|
|2005 to 2014||Founder and host of the Maine Writers Series at UMM|
|2008 to 2012||Board Member, Beloit Poetry Journal Foundation|
|2011||Participant at Juniper Writers Conference, Vermont|
|2010||Participant at Bread Loaf Writers Conference, Vermont|
|2009 to 2011||Judge for Grenfell Poetry Award at UM|
|2010||Judge for Poetry Out Loud|
|2014||Pushcart Nomination for “SALT”|
|2013||First Prize in Gemini Poetry Contest for “Rock Me”|
|2011||Women in the Curriculum grant to develop an online course: American Women’s Literature.|
|2011||Course grant by the Continuing Education Division and Summer University (CED/SU) for online teaching.|
|2011||Martin Dibner Poetry Award by the Maine Community Foundation.|
|2010||Good Idea Grant for poetry writing, Maine Arts Commission.|
|2010||Poetry fellowship from the Elizabeth George Foundation.|
|2003||UM Steve Grady Award in Poetry.|
|1997||Writing award and publication with The Maine Scholar.|