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    Ordinary Light: A Memoir

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    Brand New Ancients: A Poem

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    Red Deer: Poems

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    Deep Lane: Poems

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You.
You.
by Joseph P. Wood
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YOU. In verse that is both wild and taut with controlled fire, YOU. careens through a psychic underworld of passion and imprecation where husband and wife, father and daughter, addict and rehab, self and God, join and divide. Joseph Wood's book-length... (read more)

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    Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

    Seamus Heaney 9780374111199
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    Collected Poems: Dylan Thomas

    Dylan Thomas 9780811202053
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    Federico Garcia Lorca: A Life

    Ian Gibson 9780679774013
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    Bang Ditto

    Amber Tamblyn 9781933149882

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Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations
Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations
by David Ferry
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To read David Ferry’s Bewilderment is to be reminded that poetry of the highest order can be made by the subtlest of means. The passionate nature and originality of Ferry’s prosodic daring works astonishing transformations that take your... (read more)

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Three American Poets
Three American Poets
by Jonathan Bean
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A unique collection of poems from three writers living under the shadow of the Civil War Three great American poets, all of whom preferred the solitary life, and yet each responded, in very different ways, to the greatest social event of their times: the... (read more)

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We Will Be Shelter: Poems for Survival
We Will Be Shelter: Poems for Survival
by Andrea Gibson
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We Will be Shelter, edited by poet and activist Andrea Gibson, is an anthology of contemporary poems that addresses issues of social justice. Unique to this anthology is its focus on creating positive social change through gorgeous, gusty poetry... (read more)

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Citizen: An American Lyric
Citizen: An American Lyric
by Claudia Rankine
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A provocative meditation on race, Claudia Rankine's long-awaited follow up to her groundbreaking book Don't Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric. Claudia Rankine's bold new book recounts mounting racial aggressions in ongoing encounters in twenty-first... (read more)

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Poetry Month Picks
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Autobiography of Red: A Novel in Verse
Autobiography of Red: A Novel in Verse
by Anne Carson
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Autobiography of Red is the story of Geryon, a winged red monster slain by Herakles, as well as a young boy, tormented by his family, who writes his life story at the age of five. It is both an elaborate re-creation of ancient Greek myth and a... (read more)

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African American
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The New Testament
The New Testament
by Jericho Brown
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In the world of Jericho Brown's second book, disease runs through the body, violence runs through the neighborhood, memories run through the mind, trauma runs through generations. Almost eerily quiet in even the bluntest of poems, Brown gives us the ache... (read more)

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Theodore Roethke: Selected Poems (American Poets Project)
Theodore Roethke: Selected Poems (American Poets Project)
by Theodore Roethke
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From the recollections of his youth in Michigan to the visionary longings of the poems written just before his death, Theodore Roethke embarked on a quest to restore wholeness to a self that seemed irreparably broken. In the words of editor Edward Hirsch,... (read more)

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Citizen: An American Lyric
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    by Maya Angelou
  3. The Battlefield Where the Moon Says I Love You
    by Frank Stanford
  4. Life on Mars
    by Tracy K. Smith
  5. We Will Be Shelter: Poems for Survival
    by Andrea Gibson

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Poetry Madness | April 7, 2015

Poetic Justice: IMG Poetry Madness: The Hajara Quinn Division



Every year to celebrate Poetry Month, we select 32 poets to battle it out in a competition for the ages: Poetry Madness. This year, we decided to do... Continue »
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    Trances of the Blast

    Mary Ruefle 9781933517919
Poetry Madness | April 3, 2015

Poetic Justice: IMG Poetry Madness: The Robert Lashley Division



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    The Homeboy Songs

    Robert Lashley 9780984874477
Poetry Madness | April 2, 2015

Poetic Justice: IMG Poetry Madness: The Andrea Gibson Division



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    This Way to the Sugar

    Hieu M. Nguyen 9781938912443
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