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Author: Reginald Shepherd; Robert Philen
Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2011.
Series: Pitt poetry series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reginald Shepherd; Robert Philen
ISBN: 9780822961499 0822961490
OCLC Number: 687676231
Notes: Poems.
Description: xiii, 88 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Poem titles: I. (Days like survival --
By the entrance to Cordova Mall, I sat down and wept --
And therefore I have sailed the seas and come --
As if from the dead --
Attempted birdcage number three --
To be free --
The new life --
Direction of fall --
My mother was no white dove --
E lucevan le stelle --
Experiment V --
In the Badlands --
Water is a museum --
Doppelganger music --
A shoulder to the wheel --
In bloom --
Along with whatever has not yet been named --
To summon up a son --
Given distance --
What Nature does not show --
Wrote for luck --
My mother dated Otis Redding --
Flying --
Falling --
Some dreams he forgot) II. (Dead Boys Club --
My father by the sea, supposedly --
A little iliad --
Scraps of an Achilles --
On heroes and hero worship --
Play dead --
My immortal --
Somewhere off the coast of Cyprus --
The new gods --
If Orpheus were honest with her --
Silent film, sound of glass --
Modernism --
And this she knows --
A man named Property --
Natural selection --
Once thought to have been destroyed --
The shallows --
What it is to burn --
I've known the garden --
Next year in Gomorrah --
A parking lot just outside the ruins of Babylon --
Alongside the desiring machines --
Approximately nothing --
Kings go forth --
Seize the day --
September songs --
Song of the yet-to-be-decided --
Soon --
Narcissus before the rain --
Lincoln Park apocrypha --
"God-with-us."
Series Title: Pitt poetry series.
Responsibility: Reginald Shepherd ; edited and with a foreword by Robert Philen.
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