T. R. Hummer is the author of seven books of
poetry, including, most recently, Useless Virtues (2001)
Whitman in Hell (1996), both from Louisiana State University
Press. "For Dancers Only: Suite for Jimmie Lunceford, 1902-1947"
is from The Infinity Sessions, a work-in-progress.
Hummer has edited The Kenyon Review and New
England Review and is currently editor of The Georgia
Review. He lives
in Athens, Georgia.