A new poetry collection of uncanny grace and moral force from one of our country's most celebrated poets
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“[Trethewey’s poems] dig beneath the surface of history—personal or communal, from childhood or from a century ago—to explore the human struggles that we all face.” —James H.$17.00ISBN: 9780822965930Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: University of Pittsburgh Press - November 5th, 2019The Now describes the unique, and sometimes baffling, moment in which we live, a time defined by an immediate future of online wonderments, fake news, multiple personalities, data economy, gene modification, and the rest of the exciting-and-yet-ominous "technology culture," even as it's a time when the urge to memorialize the past—to sing elegiacally—seems mor$50.00ISBN: 9780374251017Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 5th, 2019
The selected works of one of our finest American poets
The thread that dangles us
between a dark and a darker dark,
Is luminous, sure, but smooth sided.
Don’t touch it here, and don’t touch it there.
Don’t touch it, in fact, anywhere—
Let it dangle and hold us hard, let it flash and swing.
—from “Scar Tissue”$26.95ISBN: 9781324002314Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - November 19th, 2019
Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Dunn returns with his signature morbid wit, intellectual daring, and emotive powers on full display.$15.00ISBN: 9780374538729Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - December 10th, 2019
A stunning new collection from a “beguiling and magisterial” poet (The New York Times Book Review)
This is the End of Days.
This is what we’ve been waiting for always.
I walked over to the Hudson River, heading for Mars.
Each poem of mine is a suicide belt.
I say that to my girlfriend Life.