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Hotel Imperium : poems

Author: Rachel Loden
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©1999.
Series: Contemporary poetry series (University of Georgia Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of poems combines history, sexuality, pop culture and political experience with edgy, wry, often absurd humour and an underlying penchant for the macabre. Rachel Loden employs both  Read more...

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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Loden
ISBN: 0820321699 9780820321691
OCLC Number: 41431678
Description: 64 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The Killer Instinct --
My Exchange --
The Death of Checkers --
A Catechism for Imaginary Virgins --
Reconstructed Face --
General Dudayev Enters the New World --
Clueless in Paradise --
Premillennial Tristesse --
Lingerie Ads in the Sixties --
DCEASE --
Five Minute Agoraphobic Holidays --
On Beria's Lap --
Terror Is My Business --
Variations on a Theme by Woody Allen --
Carnal Acknowledgments --
Reagan Ascending into Hollywood --
You Will Enter History --
Lives of the Saints --
Memo from the Benefits Department --
Blues for the Evil Empire --
The Last of Bebe --
Last W & T --
Headline from a Photograph by Richard Avedon --
101 Conflations --
Bride of Tricky D. --
The Revenant's Tune --
The Gospel According to Clairol --
Epistle to the Darwinians --
Poetry and Sorrow in a "Right-to-Sing" State --
Glasburyon --
My Night with Philip Larkin --
Memories of San Clemente --
Roger the Scrivener --
We Are Sorry to Say --
Revenge, Like Habanero Peppers --
Continental Drift --
My Geomancer --
My Microclimate --
Against Angels --
Ode to Mr. Bone --
Walking with Xenia --
The Rowboat at Vladivostok --
The Little Richard Story --
My Test Market.
Series Title: Contemporary poetry series (University of Georgia Press)
Responsibility: by Rachel Loden.

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No one else brings such crystalline language to absurd situations. . . . Loden uses an almost Talmudic sampling of verse and commentary to narrate a true story of falsehood, lies, and omission. . . . Read more...

 
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