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Author: Cynthia Huntington
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2012.
Series: Crab Orchard award series in poetry.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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National Book Award Finalist 2012In this blistering collection of lyric poems, Cynthia Huntington gives an intimate view of the sexual revolution and rebellion in a time before the rise of feminism. Heavenly Bodies is a testament to the duality of sex, the twin seductiveness and horror of drug addiction, and the social, political, and personal dramas of America in the 1960s. From the sweetness of purloined  Read more...
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Huntington, Cynthia, 1951-
Heavenly bodies.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c2012
(DLC) 2011022095
(OCoLC)701806940
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Huntington
ISBN: 9780809330645 0809330644 1280697253 9781280697258
OCLC Number: 785199001
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 75 p.)
Contents: Book Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Part I; Bastard's Song; Delinquent; Feng Shui for Wartime; Meds; Heavenly Bodies; Gher the Hound; The Elderberries; The Judgment; Dry Heart; Whole House Gone to Hell; Wake; Bride of the Barbiturate; Recovery Room; Monica; Part II; Shot Up in the Sexual Revolution: The True Adventures of Suzy Creamcheese; Part III; Coyote; Some Testimony of Witnesses; The Hunting Camp; Foundling; Dirt Cowboy Café; Goldfinches in a Dull Light; My Brother Is Moving to Hawaii; Cut Flowers; Notes; Other Books in the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry.
Series Title: Crab Orchard award series in poetry.
Responsibility: Cynthia Huntington.

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National Book Award Finalist 2012In this blistering collection of lyric poems, Cynthia Huntington gives an intimate view of the sexual revolution and rebellion in a time before the rise of feminism. Heavenly Bodies is a testament to the duality of sex, the twin seductiveness and horror of drug addiction, and the social, political, and personal dramas of America in the 1960s. From the sweetness of purloined blackberries to the bitter taste of pills, the ginger perfume of the Hawaiian Islands to the scream of the winter wind, Huntington's fearless and candid.

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This is a poetry of woundedness and defiance. "Heavenly Bodies "has a stark integrity in its refusals to beguile or comfort; no one could call it uplifting. Yet there is something bracing, even Read more...

 
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