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The horse fair : poems

Author: Robin Becker
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2000.
Series: Pitt poetry series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this collection, Robin Becker investigates how people marginalized because of gender, religion and sexual preference negogiate public and private spheres while inventing sustainable communities.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Becker, Robin, 1951-
Horse fair.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606414470
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Becker
ISBN: 0822957205 9780822957201
OCLC Number: 43720426
Awards: Short-listed for Lambda Literary Awards (Lesbian Poetry) 2000
Description: 94 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The horse fair --
Ephemera --
Life forms --
The wood lot --
Phaeton --
Solstice Bay --
Dylan's fault --
The donor --
Raccoon --
Autumn song --
The keeper --
Wants --
Elegy for a secular man --
In praise of the basset hound --
Dog-god --
The abandoned meander --
Mid-life --
Late words for my sister --
In the days of awe --
The unnamed city --
Sisters in perpetual motion --
The grief of trees --
Sad Sestina --
Rustic portrait --
The evidence --
Sonnet to the imagination --
Harvest girl --
Adult child --
Yoga. The triumph of Charlotte Salomon --
Against silence --
Why we fear the Amish --
The monarchs of Parque Tranquilidad --
Community Garden, Sixth Street and Avenue B --
Midnight at the Third Street Sculpture Garden --
The Liz Christy-Bowery Houston Garden --
Angels of the Lower East Side.
Series Title: Pitt poetry series.
Responsibility: Robin Becker.
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"Describing a woodpecker, Robin Becker writes, 'Far-flung orbit of energy . . . a restless aptitude drives her hungers . . .' She could just as well be describing her own far flung imagination, her Read more...

 
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