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Upper Level Disturbances (Mountain West Poetry)


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ISBN13: 9781885635204
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Mountain West Poetry Series

Published by the Center for Literary Publishing at Colorado State University

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Kevin Goodan earned his BA from the University of Montana and worked as a firefighter for ten years in the U.S. Forest Service before receiving his MFA from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. His previous poetry collections are In the Ghost-House Acquainted and Winter Tenor. He currently resides in Idaho and is assistant professor of English at Lewis-Clark State College.

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Erin Hollowell, August 8, 2012 (view all comments by Erin Hollowell)
Goodan's poems set the page on fire with images of blood, forest fires, and bleak back meadows. They open outward from physical objects, expanding past emotion into the world of what is only part graspable, part knowable. His command of language and syntax is nearly unmatched, words like knurled and torque, hyphenates such thorn-riven and dead-furrow. These are not poems to be read once and filed on a shelf; rather, pick up this book again and again when you lose hope that poetry continues to speak to us, these poems offer us something to cling to that is not quite a belief in goodness but rather a belief in belief itself.
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Goodan, Kevin
University Press of Colorado
General Poetry
Poetry-A to Z
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Mountain West Poetry Series
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