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American lyric poetry

Gerta Aison

American lyric poetry

by Gerta Aison

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Published by The Galleon press in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Gerta Aison.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS614 .A53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 11-302 p.
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6309488M
    LC Control Number34025547
    OCLC/WorldCa2397394

      Your book, Citizen: An American Lyric, has won the National Book Critics’ Circle poetry award in the US, the Forward in the UK and is shortlisted for the TS Eliot exposes racism in the.   ISLAND OF THE INNOCENT: A Consideration of the Book of Job, by Diane Glancy. (Turtle Point, paper, $) Glancy uses poetry and prose .

    Claudia Rankine is the author of Citizen: An American Lyric and four previous books, including Don’t Let Me Be Lonely: An American work has appeared recently in the Guardian, the New York Times Book Review, the New York Times Magazine, and the Washington is a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets, the winner of the Jackson Poetry Prize, and a contributing editor. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

      Subtitled "An American Lyric," Citizen is a disturbingly riveting melange of prose poetry, painting, photography, fragmented aphorisms and lyric essays that explore, dissect and reflect on race in America, with a particular focus on embodied race. Many of the poems recount Rankine's casual but painful racially-charged experiences with colleagues, friends, cashiers and neighbors. 2. Paint Me Like I Am from WritersCorp: Paint Me Like I Am is a collection of poems by teens who have taken part in writing programs run by a national nonprofit organization called WritersCorps. To read the words of these young people is to hear the diverse voices of teenagers everywhere. 3. Blue Lipstick: Concrete Poems by John Grandits: A year-old girl named Jessie voices typical—and.


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