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When she named fire : an anthology of contemporary poetry by American women / edited by Andrea Hollander Budy.

Publication:
Pittsburgh, PA : Autumn House Press, ©2009.
Series:
Autumn House poetry series
The Autumn House poetry series
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 409 pages : portrait ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Poetry -- Women authors.
Poetry -- Collections.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 21st century.
Poetry.
Poetry, Modern.
Form/Genre:
Collections.
Poetry.
Collections.
Poetry.
Summary:
This collection features 461 poems by 96 American women poets, including: Kim Addonizio, Natasha Trethewey, Robin Becker, Lia Purpura, Hilda Raz, Tracy K. Smith, Chase Twichell, Marilyn Nelson, Marie Howe, Judith Ortiz Cofer, Martha Collins, Jan Beatty, Maxine Kumin, Naomi Shihab Nye, Claudia Emerson, Lynn Emanuel, Mary Oliver, Jane Mead, Mary Ruefle, Kay Ryan, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, and Pattiann Rogers. The collection includes a photograph and a brief biographical sketch of each poet.
Contents:
Collapsing poem ; The moment ; Onset ; My heart / Kim Addonzio
Letter home ; Look here ; Crossing ; What we need ; Manners / Pamela Alexander
What the cleaning lady knows ; The housewife ; O that summer ; How to talk about Jesus ; Home alone / Ginger Andrews
Marie Laurent Pasteur addresses Louis in her mind while she scalds the sheets ; Helen Keller dying in her sleep ; For Sylvia : come winter. Come, winter ; Blurbs / Julianna Baggott
Cruising with the check-out girls ; Procession ; The long white ; Dreaming door / Jan Beauty
Going by taxi ; Rock said ; Chapter one ; Bernard / Jeanne Marie Beaumont
Salon ; The new Egypt ; The lover of fruit trees ; The return ; Hold back / Robin Becker
My hair ; Unabashed ; Three horses ; Hydrangea ; Elegy : Cook County / Robin Benn
Leda ; Little Red ; The dawn of the Navajo woman ; At Silver Creek Presbyterian Church / Terry Black hawk
Act one ; Twenty-fourth anniversary
"And the darkness he called night" ; The new world ; The lesson / China Bosh
Counting ; Eavesdropping ; Tariff ; Dog's ars poetica / Michelle Boisseau
The garden ; O Gods of smallest clarity ; Elegy ; Double double ; The driveway / Marianne Boruch.
Contributor:
Hollander, Andrea, 1947-
ISBN:
9781932870268
1932870261
OCLC:
287154904
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