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The gift of tongues : twenty-five years of poetry from Copper Canyon Press

Author: Sam Hamill; Copper Canyon Press.
Publisher: Port Townsend, Wash. : Copper Canyon Press, ©1996.
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Since its inception in 1972, Copper Canyon Press has remained dedicated to publishing poetry from a wide range of styles. The Gift of Tongues is drawn from among more than 150 books and chap-books of poetry published by the Press. Features Sam Hamill's in-depth personal introduction about Copper Canyon's path and dedication to the poetry of many cultures, as well as an annotated bibliography.
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Gift of tongues.
Port Townsend, Wash. : Copper Canyon Press, c1996
(OCoLC)647427449
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Hamill; Copper Canyon Press.
ISBN: 1556591160 9781556591167 1556591179 9781556591174
OCLC Number: 35110145
Description: xxvii, 356 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: The Return --
Probable Cause --
On the Head of a Pin --
Reading by Mechanic Light --
Tim McNulty --
Bodhidarma Crossing the Graywolf River on a Ry-Krisp --
W. S. Merwin --
For a Coming Extinction --
Avoiding News by the River --
The Gardens of Z A Personal Introduction / Sam Hamill --
Vicente Aleixandre --
The Old Man Is Like Moses --
Heather Allen --
In the Forest --
Edgar Anawrok --
Each Time --
John Balaban --
Riding Westward --
After Our War --
Anna Akhmatova Spends the Night on Miami Beach --
Erin Belieu --
Rondeau at the Train Stop --
Marvin Bell --
A Primer about the Flag --
The Book of the Dead Man #1 --
The Book of the Dead Man #43 --
Nelson Bentley --
Iron Man of the Hoh --
Stephen Berg --
from Crow with No Mouth: Ikkyu --
On This Side of the River --
Alone --
Clouded Sky: Miklos Radnoti --
Orpingalik's My Breath --
David Bottoms --
Under the Vulture-Tree --
Sierra Bear --
Chinese Dragons --
Kay Boyle --
Ode to a Maintenance Man and His Family --
Robert Bringhurst --
The Song of Ptahhotep --
Parsvanatha --
Olga Broumas --
Oregon Landscape with Lost Lover --
If I Yes --
Touched --
Olga Broumas and T. Begley --
Sappho's Gymnasium --
Gladys Cardiff --
Grey Woman --
Combing --
Hayden Carruth --
from The Sleeping Beauty --
The Cows at Night --
Sonnet --
from "Vermont" --
The Camps --
Testament --
Cyrus Cassells --
Soul Make a Path Through Shouting --
From the Theater of Wine --
Paul Celan --
A Death Fugue --
Thomas Centolella --
Small Acts --
Woman of Three Minds --
Joy --
Lucille Clifton --
dear jesse helms --
night vision --
Cold Mountain --
Three Songs --
Gerald Costanzo --
Everything You Own --
Sandor Csoori --
Somebody Consoles Me with a Poem --
Michael Cuddihy --
This Body --
Solitude --
Richard Dauenhauer --
Driving in a Snowstorm --
Madeline DeFrees --
Beetle Light --
H. D. --
from "Priest" --
Terry Ehret --
Lost Body --
Odysseas Elytis --
Sun the First --
from "Anoint the Ariston" X --
from "With Life & with Death" --
from "Anoint the Ariston" XXVII --
As Endymion --
Carolyn Forche --
Ourselves or Nothing --
James Galvin --
Post-Modernism --
Two Horses and a Dog --
Station (1) --
Station (2) --
Station (4) --
Ken Gerner --
Prey --
House of Breath --
Patricia Goedicke --
Imprint of Microscopic Life Found in Arctic Stones --
Susan Griffin --
Ordinary, as Love --
To the Far Corners of Fractured Worlds --
John Haines --
If the Owl Calls Again --
Nocturnal --
Evening Change --
Mark Halperin --
Two Lines from Paul Celan --
Sam Hamill --
Reading Seferis --
The Gift of Tongues --
Han Yu --
Poem on Losing One's Teeth --
Paul Hansen --
Yang Wan-li's "Moored for the Night at the Lan-chi Riverside Courier Station" --
Gerald Hausman --
Appaloosa Hail Storm --
Robert Hedin --
Transcanadian --
At Betharram --
At the Olive Grove of the Resistance --
Jim Heynen --
The Clean People --
George Hitchcock --
Solitaire --
Gary H. Holthaus --
Unexpected Manna --
Richard Hugo --
Neighbor --
T. E. Jay --
Fir --
Richard Jones --
Times Like This --
The Poet's Heart --
The Novel --
The Key --
Jean Joubert --
Brilliant Sky --
Jaan Kaplinski --
"We started home, my son and I" --
Shirley Kaufman --
By the Rivers --
The Accuser --
The Buddha of Sokkuram --
Poem in November --
Kawamura Yoichi --
On the Sand Dune --
Ki Joon --
Elegy for Myself --
Carolyn Kizer --
Bitch --
For Sappho/After Sappho --
Thrall --
Shu Ting's "Brother, I Am Here" --
Election Day, 1984 --
On a Line from Valery: The Gulf War --
William Kloefkorn --
Why the Stone Remains Silent --
Kwon P'il --
Alone at Night --
James Laughlin --
O Best of All Nights --
My Ambition --
David Lee --
For Jan, with Love --
from Driving and Drinking --
Jan's Birthday --
Hired Hand --
Benediction --
Denise Levertov --
Poet and Person --
Timothy Liu --
Thoreau --
Barry Lopez --
Desert Reservation --
Frank R. Maloney --
Grandmothers in Green and Orange --
Thomas McGrath --
Ordonnance --
from Letter to an Imaginary Friend, Part One --
from "The Christmas Section," Part Three --
A Coal Fire in Winter --
Three Poems --
Nuclear Winter
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Sam Hamill.

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Since its inception in 1972, Copper Canyon Press has remained dedicated to publishing poetry from a wide range of styles. The Gift of Tongues is drawn from among more than 150 books and chap-books of poetry published by the Press. Features Sam Hamill's in-depth personal introduction about Copper Canyon's path and dedication to the poetry of many cultures, as well as an annotated bibliography.

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