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The Penguin anthology of twentieth-century American poetry, edited with an introduction by Rita Dove

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The Penguin anthology of twentieth-century American poetry
Title
The Penguin anthology of twentieth-century American poetry
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edited with an introduction by Rita Dove
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eng
Summary
An anthology of twentieth-century American poetry, featuring Wallace Stevens, T.S. Eliot, Elizabeth Bishop, Robert Hayden, Gwendolyn Brooks, Derek Walcott, Adrienne Rich, John Ashbery, Anne Sexton, and many others
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811/.508
Index
index present
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PS613
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.P47 2011
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American poetry
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The Penguin anthology of twentieth-century American poetry, edited with an introduction by Rita Dove
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Includes index
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Contents
  • Creation
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • Poet
  • Life's tragedy
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Death of the hired man
  • Mending wall
  • Birches
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Tree at my window
  • Spoon River anthology :
  • Directive
  • Robert Frost
  • Patterns
  • Amy Lowell
  • Susie Asado
  • Tender buttons :
  • Box ; Plate
  • Gertrude Stein
  • I sit and sew
  • Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson
  • Hill
  • Grass
  • Cahoots
  • Carl Sandburg
  • Peter Quince at the Clavier
  • Disillusionment of ten o'clock
  • Thirteen ways of looking at a blackbird
  • Anecdote of the jar
  • Emperor of ice-cream
  • Of mere being
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Fiddler Jones
  • Fragment
  • Angelina Weld Grimké
  • Tract
  • Danse Russe
  • Red wheelbarrow
  • Yachts
  • Asphodel, that greeny flower
  • (Book I, lines 1-92)
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Moonlight
  • Petit, the poet
  • There will come soft rains
  • Sara Teasdale --
  • Edgar Lee Masters
  • Miniver Cheevy
  • Mr. Flood's party
  • Edwin Arlington Robinson
  • Sea rose
  • Helen
  • Walls do not fall :
  • 1 ("An
  • incident here and there")
  • Hermetic definition :
  • "Red rose and a beggar" :
  • 1
  • ("Why did you come") ;
  • 2
  • Jewel stairs' grievance
  • ("Take me anywhere--") ;
  • 5
  • ("Venice--Venus?")
  • Hilda Doolittle (H.D.)
  • Gale in April
  • Shine, perishing republic
  • Clouds at evening
  • Credo
  • Robinson Jeffers
  • Fish
  • River-merchants' wife : a letter
  • Poetry
  • Poetry
  • Marianne Moore
  • Love song of J. Alfred Prufrock
  • Preludes
  • Waste land
  • T.S. Eliot
  • If we must die
  • Harlem dancer
  • Claude McKay
  • In a station of the metro
  • Ars poetica
  • Archibald MacLeish
  • First fig
  • Recuerdo
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • in Just-
  • Buffalo Bill's
  • Cambridge ladies who live in furnished souls
  • next to of course god america i
  • somewhere i have never travelled,gladly beyond
  • Hugh Selwyn Mauberley
  • r-p-o-p-h-e-s-s-a-g-r
  • E.E. Cummings
  • Reapers
  • November cotton flower
  • Portrait in Georgia
  • Jean Toomer
  • Medusa
  • New moon
  • Louise Bogan
  • Dark symphony
  • Canto LXXXI :
  • Harlem gallery :
  • Psi ("Black boy, / let me get up from the white man's table--")
  • Melvin B. Tolson
  • Bridge
  • [excerpts] :
  • Proem : To Brooklyn Bridge ;
  • II :
  • Powhatan's daughter : The river
  • Hart Crane
  • Silent poem
  • (Libretto:
  • Robert Francis --
  • "Yet/Ere the season died a-cold")
  • Ezra Pound
  • From the dark tower
  • Countee Cullen
  • Father and son
  • Portrait
  • Touch me
  • Stanley Kunitz
  • Musée des Beaux Arts
  • Epitaph on a tyrant
  • W.H. Auden
  • My papa's waltz
  • Negro speaks of rivers
  • Waking
  • In a dark time
  • Theodore Roethke
  • Maximus poems :
  • I, Maximus of Gloucester, to you
  • Distances
  • Charles Olson
  • Fish
  • Sestina
  • First death in Nova Scotia
  • I, too
  • Visits to St. Elizabeths
  • One art
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Mourning poem for the queen of Sunday
  • Those winter Sundays
  • Frederick Douglass
  • Middle passage
  • Robert Hayden
  • Effort at speech between two people
  • Then I saw what the calling was
  • Dream boogie
  • Poem as mask
  • Muriel Rukeyser
  • Heavy bear who goes with me
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • Dream songs :
  • 4
  • ("Filling her compact & delicious body") ;
  • 14
  • ("Life, friends, is boring. We must not say so") ;
  • 29
  • Harlem
  • ("There sat down, once") ;
  • 149
  • ("This world is gradually becoming a place")
  • Henry's understanding
  • John Berryman
  • 90 north
  • Death of the ball turret gunner
  • Woman at the Washington Zoo
  • Next day
  • Randall Jarrell
  • Langston Hughes
  • For my daughter
  • Weldon Kees
  • Different image
  • Dudley Randall
  • Traveling through the dark
  • At the bomb testing site
  • William Stafford --
  • Incident
  • To John Keats, poet, at spring time
  • Yet do I marvel
  • We real cool
  • Blackstone rangers
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • "To speak of woe that is in marriage"
  • Skunk hour
  • For the Union dead
  • Robert Lowell
  • Often I am permitted to return to a meadow
  • My mother would be a falconress /
  • Robert Duncan
  • Scars
  • Populist manifesto
  • Lawrence Ferlinghetti
  • Parents
  • William Meredith
  • Because you asked about the line between prose and poetry
  • Howard Nemerov
  • Hyacinth garden in Brooklyn
  • August 1945
  • Hayden Carruth
  • Love calls us to the things of this world
  • Ruth Stone
  • Cottage Street, 1953
  • Writer
  • Richard Wilbur
  • Sheep child
  • James Dickey
  • Love song : I and thou
  • Alan Dugan
  • "More light! More light!"
  • Anthony Hecht
  • Degrees of gray in Philipsburg
  • For my people
  • Freaks at Spurgin Road Field
  • Richard Hugo
  • Poem unwritten
  • Caedmon
  • Swan in falling snow
  • Denise Levertov
  • American poetry
  • Louis Simpson
  • Muse of water
  • Carolyn Kizer
  • Margaret Walker
  • Fresh air
  • Permanently
  • Kenneth Koch --
  • Mother
  • Song in the front yard
  • Bean eaters
  • Lovers of the poor
  • Corsons Inlet
  • A.R. Ammons
  • Snowfall in the afternoon
  • Driving to town late to mail a letter
  • Waking from sleep
  • Robert Bly
  • Flower
  • I know a man
  • Language
  • Rain
  • Morning swim
  • Bresson's movies
  • Robert Creeley
  • Victor dog
  • James Merrill
  • Steps
  • Poem ("Lana Turner has collapsed!")
  • Day Lady died
  • Frank O'Hara
  • Some trees
  • Self-portrait in a convex mirror
  • How it is
  • What is poetry
  • John Ashbery
  • Bear
  • After making love we hear footsteps
  • Saint Francis and the sow
  • Galway Kinnell
  • Air
  • For the anniversary of my death
  • Yesterday
  • Chord
  • Maxine Kumin
  • W.S. Merwin
  • Blessing
  • Autumn begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio
  • Lying in a hammock at William Duffy's farm in Pine Island, Minnesota
  • In response to a rumor that the oldest whorehouse in Wheeling, West Virginia has been condemned
  • James Wright
  • My son my executioner
  • Digging
  • Donald Hall
  • Animals are passing from our lives
  • Behaving like a Jew
  • They feed they lion
  • You can have it
  • Simple truth
  • Philip Levine
  • Her kind
  • Abortion
  • Wanting to die
  • In celebration of my uterus
  • Rowing
  • Anne Sexton
  • Dancing
  • Orion
  • Planetarium
  • Valediction forbidding mourning
  • Twenty-one love poems :
  • XIII ("The
  • rules break like a thermometer--")
  • Adrienne Rich --
  • Another insane devotion
  • Gerald Stern
  • City limits
  • Schooner :
  • Flight
  • (part 11,
  • After the storm :
  • "There's a fresh light that follows--")
  • Light of the world
  • Omeros,
  • Book VII, LXIV, i
  • ("I sang of quiet Achille, Afolabe's son--")
  • Derek Walcott
  • Marriage
  • Let me tell you
  • Miller Williams
  • Idea of ancestry
  • Etheridge Knight
  • Preface to a twenty volume suicide note
  • Agony. As now.
  • SOS
  • Black art
  • Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones)
  • Wrong train
  • Gregory Corso
  • Final sonnet
  • Ted Berrigan
  • Power
  • Audre Lorde
  • poem at thirty
  • Sonia Sanchez
  • Prediction
  • Night, the porch
  • Mark Strand
  • Stone is nobody's
  • Hay for the horses
  • Russell Edson
  • Singapore
  • Summer day
  • Mary Oliver
  • Reunion
  • Dead color
  • California dreaming
  • Charles Wright
  • homage to my hips
  • [at last we killed the roaches]
  • Riprap
  • death of fred clifton
  • to my last period
  • Lucille Clifton
  • Poem about my rights
  • June Jordan
  • 1968
  • Frederick Seidel --
  • Mid-August at Sourdough Mountain Lookout
  • Gary Snyder
  • Far cry from Africa
  • Sea grapes
  • Nightmare begins responsibility
  • Michael S. Harper
  • Stone
  • Fork
  • Classic ballroom dances
  • Charles Simic
  • Grandmother
  • Paula Gunn Allen
  • Ellen West
  • Frank Bidart
  • From my window
  • Spring letter
  • Two or three wishes
  • Carl Dennis
  • Allegory of the cave
  • Tucson
  • Stephen Dunn
  • History of my heart
  • Questions
  • Samurai song
  • Robert Pinsky
  • Blades
  • Christmas comes to Moccasin Flat
  • James Welch
  • Introduction to poetry
  • Dead
  • Billy Collins
  • Allen Ginsberg
  • Weakness
  • Toi Derricotte
  • How to like it
  • Lullaby
  • C.K. Williams
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • Song
  • Pornographer
  • Return of Robinson Jeffers
  • Robert Hass
  • My life :
  • A
  • name trimmed with colored ribbons
  • Lyn Hejinian
  • Machinist, teaching his daughter to play the piano
  • Mechanic
  • B.H. Fairchild
  • But he was cool or: he even stopped for green lights
  • Poem to complement other poems
  • Haki R. Madhubuti (Don L. Lee)
  • In memory of the Utah stars
  • Accompanist
  • William Matthews --
  • Diane Wakoski
  • Dear John, dear Coltrane
  • Last affair : Bessie's blues song
  • Grandfather
  • I do not
  • Michael Palmer
  • Lost pilot
  • James Tate
  • Elizabeth's war with the Christmas bear
  • Funeral
  • Norman Dubie
  • August, Los Angeles, lullaby
  • Carol Muske-Dukes
  • Turtle
  • Language of the brag
  • Bestiary
  • Kay Ryan
  • Childhood ideogram
  • Winter stars
  • Larry Levis
  • Looking for Judas
  • Adrian C. Louis
  • People of the other village
  • Thomas Lux
  • Ballad of Aunt Geneva
  • Lifting
  • Star-fix
  • Marilyn Nelson
  • Albany
  • Ron Silliman
  • Cuba, 1962
  • Kid
  • Finished
  • Ai
  • Thanks
  • Tu Do Street
  • Sharon Olds
  • Facing it
  • Nude interrogation
  • Yusef Komonyakaa
  • Song of the Andoumboulou : 21
  • Nathaniel Mackey
  • Gathering the bones together
  • Two lines from the Brothers Grimm
  • Origin of the marble forest
  • Gregory Orr
  • Reaching Yellow River
  • Barbed wire
  • Roberta Hill Whiteman
  • Away
  • Albert Goldbarth --
  • Henry Taylor
  • Black silk
  • Under stars
  • Tess Gallagher
  • Victor Hernández Cruz
  • Miami heart
  • Jane Miller
  • Iris
  • David St. John
  • Why Ralph refuses to dance
  • Girl friend poem #3
  • Crescent
  • C.D. Wright
  • Taking off my clothes
  • Language lesson 1976
  • Carolyn Forché
  • San Sepolcro
  • Jorie Graham
  • What the living do
  • Marie Howe
  • She had some horses
  • My house is the red earth
  • Joy Harjo
  • Legend
  • Garrett Hongo
  • What he thought
  • Begotten
  • We were simply talking
  • Andrew Hudgins
  • Imagining their own hymns
  • Song
  • Brigit Pegeen Kelly
  • Meeting the British
  • Errata
  • Throwback
  • Paul Muldoon
  • Heather McHugh
  • Quinceañera
  • Judith Ortiz Cofer
  • Parsley
  • Daystar
  • After reading Mickey in the night kitchen for the third time before bed
  • Claudette Colvin goes to work
  • Rita Dove
  • Our calling
  • Alice Fulton
  • Thinking of Galileo
  • In cold storm light
  • Hatred
  • Barbara Hamby --
  • Leslie Marmon Silko
  • Calypso
  • Olga Broumas
  • Latin & soul
  • Alberto Ríos
  • Nocturne : Blue waves
  • Unfinished
  • Laurie Sheck
  • Field poem
  • Oranges
  • Black hair
  • Gary Soto
  • Yellow stars and ice
  • Forest
  • Unholy sonnet 13
  • Susan Stewart
  • Brilliance
  • Esta noche
  • Bill's story
  • Mark Doty
  • Black Nikes
  • Harryette Mullen
  • Alcohol
  • Franz Wright
  • To my brother
  • Mark Jarman
  • "Love of my flesh, living death"
  • Lorna Dee Cervantes
  • My wicked wicked ways
  • Little clown, my heart
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • Jack Johnson does the eagle rock
  • Crows in a strong wind
  • I'm a fool to love you
  • Cornelius Eady
  • Indian boarding school :
  • Traveling onion
  • The
  • runaways
  • Louise Erdrich
  • Spooning
  • David Mason
  • How I got that name
  • Composed near the Bay Bridge
  • Survivor
  • Marilyn Chin
  • Youngest daughter
  • Arabic
  • Cathy Song
  • Another reluctance
  • Insect
  • Annie Finch
  • Gift
  • Eating together
  • Li-young Lee --
  • Wedding cake
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • Nani
  • England finally, like my mother always said we would
  • (1993)
  • Equinox
  • Elizabeth Alexander
  • White elephants :
  • Million balconies ; Train windows
  • Reetika Vazirani
  • What the orphan inherits
  • Powwow at the end of the world
  • Sherman Alexie
  • Hot combs
  • Our lady
  • Amateur fighter
  • Flounder
  • Natasha Trethewey
  • Tantrum
  • A.E. Stallings
  • Spare
  • Joanna Klink
  • Postfeminism
  • Your one good dress
  • Brenda Shaughnessy
  • As from a quiver of arrows
  • Quivira city limits
  • Everywhere is out of town
  • Whatever you want
  • Kevin Young
  • At Pegasus
  • Lady sings the blues
  • Terrance Hayes
  • Carl Phillips
  • Bag of mice
  • Cartoon physics, part 1
  • Nick Flynn
  • Venus Hottentot
  • Affirmative action blues
Control code
ocm706024203
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
lii, 599 pages
Isbn
9780143106432
Lccn
2011036342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706024203
  • (Sirsi) a1105751
Label
The Penguin anthology of twentieth-century American poetry, edited with an introduction by Rita Dove
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creation
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • Poet
  • Life's tragedy
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Death of the hired man
  • Mending wall
  • Birches
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Tree at my window
  • Spoon River anthology :
  • Directive
  • Robert Frost
  • Patterns
  • Amy Lowell
  • Susie Asado
  • Tender buttons :
  • Box ; Plate
  • Gertrude Stein
  • I sit and sew
  • Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson
  • Hill
  • Grass
  • Cahoots
  • Carl Sandburg
  • Peter Quince at the Clavier
  • Disillusionment of ten o'clock
  • Thirteen ways of looking at a blackbird
  • Anecdote of the jar
  • Emperor of ice-cream
  • Of mere being
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Fiddler Jones
  • Fragment
  • Angelina Weld Grimké
  • Tract
  • Danse Russe
  • Red wheelbarrow
  • Yachts
  • Asphodel, that greeny flower
  • (Book I, lines 1-92)
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Moonlight
  • Petit, the poet
  • There will come soft rains
  • Sara Teasdale --
  • Edgar Lee Masters
  • Miniver Cheevy
  • Mr. Flood's party
  • Edwin Arlington Robinson
  • Sea rose
  • Helen
  • Walls do not fall :
  • 1 ("An
  • incident here and there")
  • Hermetic definition :
  • "Red rose and a beggar" :
  • 1
  • ("Why did you come") ;
  • 2
  • Jewel stairs' grievance
  • ("Take me anywhere--") ;
  • 5
  • ("Venice--Venus?")
  • Hilda Doolittle (H.D.)
  • Gale in April
  • Shine, perishing republic
  • Clouds at evening
  • Credo
  • Robinson Jeffers
  • Fish
  • River-merchants' wife : a letter
  • Poetry
  • Poetry
  • Marianne Moore
  • Love song of J. Alfred Prufrock
  • Preludes
  • Waste land
  • T.S. Eliot
  • If we must die
  • Harlem dancer
  • Claude McKay
  • In a station of the metro
  • Ars poetica
  • Archibald MacLeish
  • First fig
  • Recuerdo
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • in Just-
  • Buffalo Bill's
  • Cambridge ladies who live in furnished souls
  • next to of course god america i
  • somewhere i have never travelled,gladly beyond
  • Hugh Selwyn Mauberley
  • r-p-o-p-h-e-s-s-a-g-r
  • E.E. Cummings
  • Reapers
  • November cotton flower
  • Portrait in Georgia
  • Jean Toomer
  • Medusa
  • New moon
  • Louise Bogan
  • Dark symphony
  • Canto LXXXI :
  • Harlem gallery :
  • Psi ("Black boy, / let me get up from the white man's table--")
  • Melvin B. Tolson
  • Bridge
  • [excerpts] :
  • Proem : To Brooklyn Bridge ;
  • II :
  • Powhatan's daughter : The river
  • Hart Crane
  • Silent poem
  • (Libretto:
  • Robert Francis --
  • "Yet/Ere the season died a-cold")
  • Ezra Pound
  • From the dark tower
  • Countee Cullen
  • Father and son
  • Portrait
  • Touch me
  • Stanley Kunitz
  • Musée des Beaux Arts
  • Epitaph on a tyrant
  • W.H. Auden
  • My papa's waltz
  • Negro speaks of rivers
  • Waking
  • In a dark time
  • Theodore Roethke
  • Maximus poems :
  • I, Maximus of Gloucester, to you
  • Distances
  • Charles Olson
  • Fish
  • Sestina
  • First death in Nova Scotia
  • I, too
  • Visits to St. Elizabeths
  • One art
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Mourning poem for the queen of Sunday
  • Those winter Sundays
  • Frederick Douglass
  • Middle passage
  • Robert Hayden
  • Effort at speech between two people
  • Then I saw what the calling was
  • Dream boogie
  • Poem as mask
  • Muriel Rukeyser
  • Heavy bear who goes with me
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • Dream songs :
  • 4
  • ("Filling her compact & delicious body") ;
  • 14
  • ("Life, friends, is boring. We must not say so") ;
  • 29
  • Harlem
  • ("There sat down, once") ;
  • 149
  • ("This world is gradually becoming a place")
  • Henry's understanding
  • John Berryman
  • 90 north
  • Death of the ball turret gunner
  • Woman at the Washington Zoo
  • Next day
  • Randall Jarrell
  • Langston Hughes
  • For my daughter
  • Weldon Kees
  • Different image
  • Dudley Randall
  • Traveling through the dark
  • At the bomb testing site
  • William Stafford --
  • Incident
  • To John Keats, poet, at spring time
  • Yet do I marvel
  • We real cool
  • Blackstone rangers
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • "To speak of woe that is in marriage"
  • Skunk hour
  • For the Union dead
  • Robert Lowell
  • Often I am permitted to return to a meadow
  • My mother would be a falconress /
  • Robert Duncan
  • Scars
  • Populist manifesto
  • Lawrence Ferlinghetti
  • Parents
  • William Meredith
  • Because you asked about the line between prose and poetry
  • Howard Nemerov
  • Hyacinth garden in Brooklyn
  • August 1945
  • Hayden Carruth
  • Love calls us to the things of this world
  • Ruth Stone
  • Cottage Street, 1953
  • Writer
  • Richard Wilbur
  • Sheep child
  • James Dickey
  • Love song : I and thou
  • Alan Dugan
  • "More light! More light!"
  • Anthony Hecht
  • Degrees of gray in Philipsburg
  • For my people
  • Freaks at Spurgin Road Field
  • Richard Hugo
  • Poem unwritten
  • Caedmon
  • Swan in falling snow
  • Denise Levertov
  • American poetry
  • Louis Simpson
  • Muse of water
  • Carolyn Kizer
  • Margaret Walker
  • Fresh air
  • Permanently
  • Kenneth Koch --
  • Mother
  • Song in the front yard
  • Bean eaters
  • Lovers of the poor
  • Corsons Inlet
  • A.R. Ammons
  • Snowfall in the afternoon
  • Driving to town late to mail a letter
  • Waking from sleep
  • Robert Bly
  • Flower
  • I know a man
  • Language
  • Rain
  • Morning swim
  • Bresson's movies
  • Robert Creeley
  • Victor dog
  • James Merrill
  • Steps
  • Poem ("Lana Turner has collapsed!")
  • Day Lady died
  • Frank O'Hara
  • Some trees
  • Self-portrait in a convex mirror
  • How it is
  • What is poetry
  • John Ashbery
  • Bear
  • After making love we hear footsteps
  • Saint Francis and the sow
  • Galway Kinnell
  • Air
  • For the anniversary of my death
  • Yesterday
  • Chord
  • Maxine Kumin
  • W.S. Merwin
  • Blessing
  • Autumn begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio
  • Lying in a hammock at William Duffy's farm in Pine Island, Minnesota
  • In response to a rumor that the oldest whorehouse in Wheeling, West Virginia has been condemned
  • James Wright
  • My son my executioner
  • Digging
  • Donald Hall
  • Animals are passing from our lives
  • Behaving like a Jew
  • They feed they lion
  • You can have it
  • Simple truth
  • Philip Levine
  • Her kind
  • Abortion
  • Wanting to die
  • In celebration of my uterus
  • Rowing
  • Anne Sexton
  • Dancing
  • Orion
  • Planetarium
  • Valediction forbidding mourning
  • Twenty-one love poems :
  • XIII ("The
  • rules break like a thermometer--")
  • Adrienne Rich --
  • Another insane devotion
  • Gerald Stern
  • City limits
  • Schooner :
  • Flight
  • (part 11,
  • After the storm :
  • "There's a fresh light that follows--")
  • Light of the world
  • Omeros,
  • Book VII, LXIV, i
  • ("I sang of quiet Achille, Afolabe's son--")
  • Derek Walcott
  • Marriage
  • Let me tell you
  • Miller Williams
  • Idea of ancestry
  • Etheridge Knight
  • Preface to a twenty volume suicide note
  • Agony. As now.
  • SOS
  • Black art
  • Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones)
  • Wrong train
  • Gregory Corso
  • Final sonnet
  • Ted Berrigan
  • Power
  • Audre Lorde
  • poem at thirty
  • Sonia Sanchez
  • Prediction
  • Night, the porch
  • Mark Strand
  • Stone is nobody's
  • Hay for the horses
  • Russell Edson
  • Singapore
  • Summer day
  • Mary Oliver
  • Reunion
  • Dead color
  • California dreaming
  • Charles Wright
  • homage to my hips
  • [at last we killed the roaches]
  • Riprap
  • death of fred clifton
  • to my last period
  • Lucille Clifton
  • Poem about my rights
  • June Jordan
  • 1968
  • Frederick Seidel --
  • Mid-August at Sourdough Mountain Lookout
  • Gary Snyder
  • Far cry from Africa
  • Sea grapes
  • Nightmare begins responsibility
  • Michael S. Harper
  • Stone
  • Fork
  • Classic ballroom dances
  • Charles Simic
  • Grandmother
  • Paula Gunn Allen
  • Ellen West
  • Frank Bidart
  • From my window
  • Spring letter
  • Two or three wishes
  • Carl Dennis
  • Allegory of the cave
  • Tucson
  • Stephen Dunn
  • History of my heart
  • Questions
  • Samurai song
  • Robert Pinsky
  • Blades
  • Christmas comes to Moccasin Flat
  • James Welch
  • Introduction to poetry
  • Dead
  • Billy Collins
  • Allen Ginsberg
  • Weakness
  • Toi Derricotte
  • How to like it
  • Lullaby
  • C.K. Williams
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • Song
  • Pornographer
  • Return of Robinson Jeffers
  • Robert Hass
  • My life :
  • A
  • name trimmed with colored ribbons
  • Lyn Hejinian
  • Machinist, teaching his daughter to play the piano
  • Mechanic
  • B.H. Fairchild
  • But he was cool or: he even stopped for green lights
  • Poem to complement other poems
  • Haki R. Madhubuti (Don L. Lee)
  • In memory of the Utah stars
  • Accompanist
  • William Matthews --
  • Diane Wakoski
  • Dear John, dear Coltrane
  • Last affair : Bessie's blues song
  • Grandfather
  • I do not
  • Michael Palmer
  • Lost pilot
  • James Tate
  • Elizabeth's war with the Christmas bear
  • Funeral
  • Norman Dubie
  • August, Los Angeles, lullaby
  • Carol Muske-Dukes
  • Turtle
  • Language of the brag
  • Bestiary
  • Kay Ryan
  • Childhood ideogram
  • Winter stars
  • Larry Levis
  • Looking for Judas
  • Adrian C. Louis
  • People of the other village
  • Thomas Lux
  • Ballad of Aunt Geneva
  • Lifting
  • Star-fix
  • Marilyn Nelson
  • Albany
  • Ron Silliman
  • Cuba, 1962
  • Kid
  • Finished
  • Ai
  • Thanks
  • Tu Do Street
  • Sharon Olds
  • Facing it
  • Nude interrogation
  • Yusef Komonyakaa
  • Song of the Andoumboulou : 21
  • Nathaniel Mackey
  • Gathering the bones together
  • Two lines from the Brothers Grimm
  • Origin of the marble forest
  • Gregory Orr
  • Reaching Yellow River
  • Barbed wire
  • Roberta Hill Whiteman
  • Away
  • Albert Goldbarth --
  • Henry Taylor
  • Black silk
  • Under stars
  • Tess Gallagher
  • Victor Hernández Cruz
  • Miami heart
  • Jane Miller
  • Iris
  • David St. John
  • Why Ralph refuses to dance
  • Girl friend poem #3
  • Crescent
  • C.D. Wright
  • Taking off my clothes
  • Language lesson 1976
  • Carolyn Forché
  • San Sepolcro
  • Jorie Graham
  • What the living do
  • Marie Howe
  • She had some horses
  • My house is the red earth
  • Joy Harjo
  • Legend
  • Garrett Hongo
  • What he thought
  • Begotten
  • We were simply talking
  • Andrew Hudgins
  • Imagining their own hymns
  • Song
  • Brigit Pegeen Kelly
  • Meeting the British
  • Errata
  • Throwback
  • Paul Muldoon
  • Heather McHugh
  • Quinceañera
  • Judith Ortiz Cofer
  • Parsley
  • Daystar
  • After reading Mickey in the night kitchen for the third time before bed
  • Claudette Colvin goes to work
  • Rita Dove
  • Our calling
  • Alice Fulton
  • Thinking of Galileo
  • In cold storm light
  • Hatred
  • Barbara Hamby --
  • Leslie Marmon Silko
  • Calypso
  • Olga Broumas
  • Latin & soul
  • Alberto Ríos
  • Nocturne : Blue waves
  • Unfinished
  • Laurie Sheck
  • Field poem
  • Oranges
  • Black hair
  • Gary Soto
  • Yellow stars and ice
  • Forest
  • Unholy sonnet 13
  • Susan Stewart
  • Brilliance
  • Esta noche
  • Bill's story
  • Mark Doty
  • Black Nikes
  • Harryette Mullen
  • Alcohol
  • Franz Wright
  • To my brother
  • Mark Jarman
  • "Love of my flesh, living death"
  • Lorna Dee Cervantes
  • My wicked wicked ways
  • Little clown, my heart
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • Jack Johnson does the eagle rock
  • Crows in a strong wind
  • I'm a fool to love you
  • Cornelius Eady
  • Indian boarding school :
  • Traveling onion
  • The
  • runaways
  • Louise Erdrich
  • Spooning
  • David Mason
  • How I got that name
  • Composed near the Bay Bridge
  • Survivor
  • Marilyn Chin
  • Youngest daughter
  • Arabic
  • Cathy Song
  • Another reluctance
  • Insect
  • Annie Finch
  • Gift
  • Eating together
  • Li-young Lee --
  • Wedding cake
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • Nani
  • England finally, like my mother always said we would
  • (1993)
  • Equinox
  • Elizabeth Alexander
  • White elephants :
  • Million balconies ; Train windows
  • Reetika Vazirani
  • What the orphan inherits
  • Powwow at the end of the world
  • Sherman Alexie
  • Hot combs
  • Our lady
  • Amateur fighter
  • Flounder
  • Natasha Trethewey
  • Tantrum
  • A.E. Stallings
  • Spare
  • Joanna Klink
  • Postfeminism
  • Your one good dress
  • Brenda Shaughnessy
  • As from a quiver of arrows
  • Quivira city limits
  • Everywhere is out of town
  • Whatever you want
  • Kevin Young
  • At Pegasus
  • Lady sings the blues
  • Terrance Hayes
  • Carl Phillips
  • Bag of mice
  • Cartoon physics, part 1
  • Nick Flynn
  • Venus Hottentot
  • Affirmative action blues
Control code
ocm706024203
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
lii, 599 pages
Isbn
9780143106432
Lccn
2011036342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706024203
  • (Sirsi) a1105751

Library Locations

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      2712 Nederland Ave., Nederland, TX, 77627, US
      29.9643618 -94.00120679999999
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