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The Agha Shahid Ali Prize in Poetry was inaugurated in 2003 to honor the late poet, a nationally recognized writer and former professor at the University of Utah, and is sponsored by the University of Utah Press and the University of Utah Department of English. Fire Pond is the 2008 prizewinning volume selected by this year’s judge, Medbh McGuckian, poet, editor, and teacher from Belfast.

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The 2008 Agha Shahid Ali Prize in Poetry recipient selected by judge Medbh McGuckian, poet, editor, and teacher from Belfast.

About the Author

Jessica Garratt grew up in rural Maryland. A doctoral candidate, she currently teaches and holds a Creative Writing Fellowship at the University of Missouri. She has also received fellowships from the Michener Center for Writers and the MacDowell Colony. Her poems have appeared in Shenandoah, Michigan Quarterly Review, North American Review, and other journals. This is her first book.

Table of Contents

Abstract

I.

Cogito

Without

Answer This

Foundation

The State of Things

En Route

Transmission

Neighborhood

Mirador

Home after a weekend with old friends

Permanence

Leaving Sykesville

Climate of Refrain

Rotation

Farewell!

II.

Fire Pond

III.

Woman drives past, crying

Infidelity

First Flight

Elegy

The End of Things

True North

Self-Preservation Ode

Epilogue

Pilgrim

Things said (me & others, dreams & waking, yesterday & years ago): An Exorcism

Expression

Brooklyn, February

Fascicle

Notes

Acknowledgments

 

 

Product Details

ISBN:
9780874809534
Author:
Garratt, Jessica
Publisher:
University of Utah Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Description:
1st Edition
Series:
Agha Shahid Ali Prize in Poetry
Publication Date:
20090331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
88
Dimensions:
8.5 x 6 in
Age Level:
from 18 up to 80

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