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Working the Dirt: An Anthology of Southern Poets

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A loamy volume of verse thematically inspired, Working the Dirt celebrates Southerners' connection to the land. The selected poems share themes of gardening, farming, and the rich Southern soil. The approximately one hundred poets, known and lesser known, living and dead, include: Fred Chappell, Walter McDonald, A. R. Ammons, Robert Morgan, Wendell Berry, Henry Taylor, Tom Dent, Jesse Stuart, Jim Wayne Miller, Ellen Bryant Voigt, Marion Montgomery, James Whitehead, C. D. Wright, George Scarbrough, Ahmos Zu-Bolton II, Thad Stem, Jr., William Sprunt, Donald Justice, Thomas Rabbitt, James Dickey, Rick Lott, John Allison, Edwin Godsey, Richard Jackson, Nikki Giovanni, Alvin Aubert, Margaret Walker, Emily Hiestand, Robert Gibbons, John Stone, Coppie Green, Bonnie Roberts, Coleman Barks, Anne George, Edward Eaton, Margaret Gibson, Naomi Shihab Nye, Jack Butler, R. H. W. Dillard, George Scarbrough, Jane Gentry, Rodney Jones, Dannye Romine, Miller Williams, George Garrett, Charles Edward Eaton, Sandra Agricola, Patricia Hooper, Gerald Barrax, Gibbons Ruark, Catherine Savage Brosman, Loretta Cobb, and Pattiann Rogers.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781588381316
Editor:
Horne, Jennifer
Publisher:
NewSouth
Editor:
Horne, Jennifer
Author:
Horne, Jennifer
Location:
Montgomery, AL
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Southern states
Subject:
Agriculture in literature.
Subject:
Gardens in literature.
Subject:
Poetry -Anthologies
Copyright:
Series Volume:
108-409
Publication Date:
20031031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.36x5.44x.58 in. .63 lbs.

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