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Resurrection update : collected poems, 1975-1997

Author: James Galvin
Publisher: Port Townsend, Washington : Copper Canyon Press, [1997] ©1997
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
Gathers previously published and new poems from the noted poet.

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Galvin, James.
Resurrection update.
Port Townsend, Wash. : Copper Canyon Press, ©1997
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Galvin
ISBN: 1556591225 9781556591228 1556591217 9781556591211
OCLC Number: 36112094
Description: xi, 277 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Notes for the First Line of a Spanish Poem --
News --
Everyone Knows Whom the Saved Envy --
Something to Save Us --
Lines about the Recent Past --
The Snowdrift as a Wave --
Sadness --
The Measure of the Year --
Airbrush --
A Man's Vocation Is Nobody's Business --
The Small Self and the Liberal Sky --
What I've Believed In --
Snowlight --
Without Saying --
A Poem from Boulder Ridge --
Fathers and Indians --
Totem --
Making Hay and Funerals --
Homesteader --
Stringers for the Bridge --
Utah Ghost Town --
As If --
For Remembering How to Live Without You --
A Discrete Love Poem --
The Stone's Throw --
The Longest Distance Between Two Points --
Lullaby in Praise of Death --
Fool's Errand --
Lemon Ode --
Ode to the Brown Paper Bag --
Rosary of Conspiracies --
How They Go On --
Another Story --
Ode to Significance --
Fugue for a Drowned Girl --
Getting a Word In --
To a Friend I Can't Find --
Rainshadow --
Hermits --
That Falling We Fall --
Three Songs of the One-Man Band --
Consideration of the Sphere --
Widow Osborne --
Navigation --
Cache la Poudre --
Hematite Lake --
Watershed --
Fragments Written While Traveling Through a Midwestern Heat Wave --
Drift Fence --
Old Men on the Courthouse Lawn, Murray, Kentucky --
High Plains Rag --
Three Sonnets --
Virga --
The Importance of Green --
For Our Better Graces --
Water Table --
Misericord --
A Second Time --
Explication of an Imaginary Text --
Dark Angel --
Rendezvous --
To See the Stars in Daylight --
Girl on the Pier --
Practice --
Scrimshaw --
Leaving the Tilted City --
Sempiternal --
After the Papago --
A Poem from the Edge of America --
Above Half Moon --
Anthropology --
Upland Birds --
On Sharing What We Never Had --
Sara --
Whistle --
Almost Noon --
Still Here --
Snowherd --
Shadow-Casting --
They Haven't Heard the West Is Over --
Little Anthem --
The Last Man's Club --
What Holds Them Apart --
The Heart --
Testimony --
Against the Rest of the Year --
Sociology --
The Story of the End of the Story --
Genesis --
Coming into His Shop from a Bright Afternoon --
Regard --
Cartography --
Geometry Is the Mind of God --
At the Sand Creek Bridge --
Druthers --
Left-Handed Poem --
What We Said the Light Said --
It Just So Happens --
Combat Zone --
Easy Riddle --
Holy Saturday, An Exercise in Personification --
Black Star --
Justice --
Sentences for a Friend Snowed In --
Synopsis of a Failed Poem --
To the Republic --
Matins --
Grief's Aspect --
Special Effects --
Meteorology --
Materialism --
Avatar --
Life Throes --
Spring Blizzard --
My Death as a Girl I Knew --
A Safe Place --
Not So Much on the Land as in the Wind --
Driving into Laramie --
Death at Work --
About --
Botany --
Reading the Will --
The Uncertainty Principle --
No --
Trapper's Cabin --
Post-Modernism --
Hell to Breakfast --
Independence Day, 1956, A Fairy Tale --
The Weather Spider --
Art Class --
On Exploration --
Two Horses and a Dog --
Listen Hard --
A Portrait of My Roof --
More Like It --
The War That Isn't What You Think --
One Day --
I Looked for Life and Did a Shadow See --
Indirective --
Sapphic Suicide Note --
Speaking Terms --
Trespassers --
Right Now --
Resurrection Update --
Untitled, 1968 --
You Know What People Say --
Rubber Angel --
The Other Reason It Rains, Etc --
Small Countries --
Big Thompson Svaha --
Real Wonder --
Emancipation Denunciation --
Booklearning --
Western Civilization --
Rintrah Roars --
Agriculture --
Expecting Company --
Winter Road --
Time Optics --
The Sacral Dreams of Ramon Fernandez --
Woman Walking a One-Kick Dog along an Asymptotic Curve --
Woman Walking a One-Kick Dog along an Asymptotic Curve II --
Christmas, 1960 --
Postcard --
Station (Somewhere between a bird's nest and a solar system) --
Station (Its back was leaves that mimed the leaves in back of us) --
Station (I was teaching my little sister how to fly) --
The Giants of History --
Stories Are Made of Mistakes --
Veronica --
Contraries and Opposites (Requestrian) --
Station (Now that Hell is frozen over) --
Strip --
Objectivity Is Abjectivity --
Kiwi Bla.
Responsibility: James Galvin.
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