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McPherson, Sandra

Overview
Works: 61 works in 141 publications in 1 language and 8,950 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Educational films  Internet videos  Instructional television programs  Methods (Music)  Television programs  Artists' books 
Roles: Author, Dancer
Classifications: PS3563.A326, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Sandra McPherson
The year of our birth by Sandra McPherson( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegies for the hot season by Sandra McPherson( Book )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patron happiness by Sandra McPherson( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sadra McPherson's vision is not that of exile and human exclusion from the natural order. The poems in Patron Happiness, her fourth book and best yet, are a lesson in how to love the things of this world through sympathetic imagination."--Jorie Graham
Radiation by Sandra McPherson( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spaces between birds : mother/daughter poems, 1967-1995 by Sandra McPherson( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1967, Sandra McPherson's daughter Phoebe was born with Asperger's Syndrome, a form of autism. Representing 28 years of work, these poems descripe the voyage on which mother and daughter embarked. Interspersed are poems by Phoebe
Edge effect : trails and portrayals by Sandra McPherson( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constructed in two parts, this collection embraces secretly related worlds: the poetics of natural history and artistic discoveries of self-taught folk artists
Streamers by Sandra McPherson( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The god of indeterminacy : poems by Sandra McPherson( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expectation days : poems by Sandra McPherson( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit to civilization by Sandra McPherson( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrated journalist Bill Moyers combines intimate, one-on-one interviews and public performances in this celebration of modern poetry's diverse voices. Featured poets include National Book Award honorees, Pulitzer Prize winners, and a former U.S. Poet Laureate, as well as accompaniment by the famed Paul Winter Consort
The language of life [a festival of poets] by Bill D Moyers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of conversations with eighteen American poets, and in dozens of poems, The Language of Life celebrates language in its most exalted, wrenching, delighted, and concentrated form, and its unique power to recreate the human experience: falling in love, facing death, leaving home, losing faith, finding God
Floralia by Sandra McPherson( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Certain uncollected poems by Sandra McPherson( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This gathering of once-published poems represents a portion of my writing that I want considered alongside the collections in print with Wesleyan, Illinois, Indiana and Ecco. Certain Uncollected Poems is meant to extend the life of writing that I never found chance or occasion to weave into other books."--Amazon.com
Beauty in use by Sandra McPherson( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems about quilts with illustrations of quilt patterns made out of cut, folded, and glued colored papers
Pheasant flower by Sandra McPherson( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Field of time( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third program of an eight-part series with Bill Moyers which features Sandra McPherson and Linda McCarriston, two poets who have used the healing power of poetry to turn potential tragedy into triumph
Sensing : poems by Sandra McPherson( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language of life by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the mainland: Sekou Sundiata & Naomi Shihab celebrate the cultures of today and the way those cultures have become part of the American mosaic. Love's confusing joy: Coleman Barks brings the poems of 13th century Islamic poet Jelaluddin Rumi to contemporary American audiences. The field of time: Sandra McPherson and Linda McCarriston exult in the beauty of love, family, and nature. Some can sing: Poetry's ability to bridge gaps and cross boundaries is highlighted in the works of Robert Hass, Claribel Alegría, and Carolyn Forché. Here in the mind: Gary Snyder and Daisy Zamora share the same weapon: the power of language. Swirl like a leaf: Through writing, Jimmy Santiago Baca, Robert Bly, and Marilyn Chin have all found routes to self discovery and personal reconciliation. The heart of things: Adrienne Rich, Victor Hernandez Cruz, and Michael S. Harper write poems which testify to their struggles against intolerance. Come celebrate with me: Lucille Clifton and David Mura bring their talent and humor to bear as they look at the past and the lives they live in America today
Journey from Essex : poems for John Clare( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The year of our birth
Alternative Names
MacPherson, Sandra 1943-

Sandra McPherson American poet

Languages
English (102)

Covers
Elegies for the hot seasonPatron happinessThe spaces between birds : mother/daughter poems, 1967-1995Edge effect : trails and portrayalsStreamersThe god of indeterminacy : poemsExpectation days : poemsA visit to civilizationThe language of life [a festival of poets]