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Mercy seat

Author: Bruce Smith
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1994.
Series: Phoenix poets.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This collection of poems presents a vision of growing up "white male North American" in the 1950s and 1960s. The subjects covered range from football to politics to jazz.


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Genre/Form: Poetry
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Smith
ISBN: 0226764052 9780226764054 0226764060 9780226764061
OCLC Number: 29259357
Description: xi, 47 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Against the Maker --
Hostile Witness --
Alive --
Self-Portrait as Foreign Policy --
Changeling --
He Was Free --
The Sandwiches --
American Lunch --
Neruda in Ceylon, 1929 --
Mercy --
When You're Asleep beside Me, You're In --
My Name in Three Languages --
Salt Talks --
Blue Letters --
The Either Orchestra --
Self-Portrait with Raptures --
Self-Portrait as Ornette Coleman --
The Real Protagonist Is Light --
Complaint --
Blue Cornflowers Framing the Resurrection --
Something of Consolation --
Mercy Seat --
Scenes from a Puppet Play --
Voice of Aretha in Italy --
Crossover --
In the City of Brotherly Love --
Narcissus in the Maritime Provinces --
Lavish --
Prospero in Milan.
Series Title: Phoenix poets.
Responsibility: Bruce Smith.
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