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Another Kind of Travel (Phoenix Poets)

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Publisher Comments:

"There are bright signs that poetry is making a comeback, in form and content, at least. Paul Lake's Another Kind of Travel is a refreshing case in point."—Arkansas Times

"Lake is not content with simply being precise and original with his descriptions. He possesses another gift of the poetic mind: the ability to make his images, his simple scenes, resonate with meaning."—Wes Ziegler, Arkansas Democrat

About the Author

Paul Lake is associate professor of English and creative writing at Arkansas Tech University. His poetry has appeared in two chapbooks, Bull Dancing and Catches, and numerous publications including The New Republic, The American Scholar, and Partisan Review.

Table of Contents

Part One: The Age of Terror

The Heart of Darkness

South of the City

A Dieter

Hypochondriac

Crime and Punishment

The Age of Terror

While Watching the Ballet folklórico nacional de Mexico

Pelican Blue Jay

Part Two: Heartland

In Rough Weather

Catches

The Rooster

Lost Driving in the Ozarks

The Toltec Mounds

Summer

The Boat

Hog Killing Christmas

Part Three: Travellers in Space and Time

A Change of Scene

Crossing America by Bus

Travellers in Space and Time

An American in Paris

Introduction to Poetry

Strength

An Apparition

Concerning Angels: A Poetry Reading

Summer Revisited

Product Details

ISBN:
9780226468082
Author:
Lake, Paul
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Subject:
American
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry (poetic works by one author)
Subject:
Single Author / American
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Phoenix Poets Series
Publication Date:
19871131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
8.50x5.50x.27 in. .20 lbs.

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