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The Best American Poetry 1991

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Contemporary Poetry (Anthologies),
  • Poetry,
  • General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • American poetry,
  • 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBest American Poetry
    The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7720693M
    ISBN 100684193116
    ISBN 109780684193113

    In the history of the American prose poem from onward, I would argue that one writer and one collection stands above the others. The writer is Lawrence Fixel, and the collection is Truth, War, and the Dream-Game: Selected Prose Poems and Parables, (Coffee House Press, ). Fixel specializes in the “modern parable.” Such a parable, exemplified in the . Known for its wit and complexity, Amy Gerstler's poetry deals with themes such as redemption, suffering, and survival. Author of over a dozen poetry collections, two works of fiction, and various articles, reviews, and collaborations with visual artists, Gerstler won the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry for Bitter Angel (). Her early work, including White .


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