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Betsy Andrews’ s sweeping, energetic, book-length poem pounds the pavement of the New Jersey Turnpike, driving through America— past landfills and wetlands and weapons labs— under the towering shadows of engines, oil, and war. With a disarmingly unique voice that evokes the tradition of Pound and Eliot, Whitman and Williams and Ginsberg, Andrews creates a pastiche of landscape, consciousness, history, and politics in this American age.

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Betsy Andrews’s sweeping, energetic, book-length poem pounds the pavement of the New Jersey Turnpike, driving through America—past landfills and wetlands and weapons labs—under the towering shadows of engines, oil, and war. With a disarmingly unique voice that evokes the tradition of Pound and Eliot, Whitman and Williams and Ginsberg, Andrews creates a pastiche of landscape, consciousness, history, and politics in this American age.

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ISBN:
9780299221447
Author:
Andrews, Betsy
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
New jersey
Subject:
Single Author / American
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Brittingham Prize in Poetry
Series Volume:
22
Publication Date:
20070131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.3 in

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Betsy Andrews’s sweeping, energetic, book-length poem pounds the pavement of the New Jersey Turnpike, driving through America—past landfills and wetlands and weapons labs—under the towering shadows of engines, oil, and war. With a disarmingly unique voice that evokes the tradition of Pound and Eliot, Whitman and Williams and Ginsberg, Andrews creates a pastiche of landscape, consciousness, history, and politics in this American age.
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