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The contraband poems

Kenneth Pitchford

The contraband poems

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Published in New York : Templar .
Written in English


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StatementKenneth Pitchford.
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Pagination53 p. :
Number of Pages53
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Her poems have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies in the US, Italy, and Poland. [The Contraband of Love. Poems.] (Riga): Valters un Rapa, (). First edition. In original illustrated wrappers.(1) p. Slightly chipped edges, otherwise a fine copy.

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Jennifer Militello is the author of A Camouflage of Specimens (Tupelo Press, ), Body Thesaurus (Tupelo Press, ), and Flinch of Song (Tupelo Press, ), winner of the Tupelo Press First Book Award. 3 poems in Rzeczpospolita Kulturalna, Great Britain.

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On Octo Ewa Chrusciel read in the new gathering room in Dana to a rapt audience of about 85 people, from her first English-language book of poems, Strata (), and her new book, Contraband of Hoopoe.

It was wonderful to be in that room, crowded not only with English majors and faculty but with students and faculty from other departments. The book, flush with prose poems and litanies, never mistakes itself for something orthodox, precious, or fey.

There are few to no poems here that run down the lefthand margin and have syllables and pretend to metrically vary in a way that counts as “free verse” in the contemporary scene. Book Hogarth Interactive Acting Troupe.

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I was caught and the drama of the situation originated my first poem of smuggling, which led to the whole book. Poet and translator Chrusciel (Contraband of Hoopoe) considers notions of exile, migration, and spiritual devastation in her latest collection.

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