Dr. Schlesinger has published and lectured extensively on poetics, visual communication and artists’ books. His scholarly books include The Perishable Press Limited (2003) and Poems & Pictures (2010). His articles have appeared in journals such as Parenthesis, The Chicago Review, Jacket, Artists’ Book Yearbook, and The Journal of Artists’ Books.
In addition to his scholarly activity, Dr. Schlesinger is a poet, printer and book artist. He is the author of twelve creative publications, including A Book of Closings (2004), Schablone Berlin (2005), The Pink (2008), Commonplace (2011), What You Will (2011) and Picture Day (2012), and Parts of Speech (2014).
Professional Organizations: American Print History Association, College Book Art Association, American Institute for Graphic Arts, and Modern Language Association