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The Resource The best American poetry 2008, Charles Wright, editor ; David Lehman, series editor

The best American poetry 2008, Charles Wright, editor ; David Lehman, series editor

Label
The best American poetry 2008
Title
The best American poetry 2008
Statement of responsibility
Charles Wright, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A twenty-first edition of a yearly anthology of contemporary poetry features a first-time ecumenical theme and includes pieces by such writers as Jorie Graham, Louise Gluck, and W. S. Merwin
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1935-
  • 1948-
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  • Wright, Charles
  • Lehman, David
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True
Series statement
Best American poetry
Series volume
0021
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  • American poetry
  • American poetry
Target audience
adult
Label
The best American poetry 2008, Charles Wright, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • * * *
  • then let fall your horrible pleasure
  • Tim Ross
  • Three Lanterns
  • John Rybicki
  • American
  • Ira Sadoff
  • World News
  • Sherod Santos
  • Evening Man
  • Frederick Seidel
  • Joshua Beckman
  • Listen
  • Charles Simic
  • Pentecost
  • R.T.Smith
  • Tara
  • Patti Smith
  • Hexagon: on Truth
  • Dave Snyder
  • Cricket
  • Lisa Ross Sparr
  • Poseur
  • The Aurora of the New Mind
  • David St. John
  • The Shoe
  • Kathryn Starbuck
  • Divide and Conquer
  • Alan Sullivan
  • The Sentence
  • Chad Sweeney
  • The Troubadours etc.
  • Mary Szybist
  • Marvin Bell
  • National Security
  • James Tate
  • On Captivity
  • Natasha Trethewey
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Lee Upton
  • Faithful
  • Dara Wier
  • Light
  • C. K. Williams
  • Ku(na)hay
  • Passing Scenes (While Reading Basho)
  • Franz Wright
  • [Language exists because]
  • Lynn Xu
  • Sepsis
  • C. Dale Young
  • The Dead from Iraq
  • David Young
  • No Forgiveness Ode
  • Dean Young
  • Charles Bernstein
  • from Book of Hours
  • Kevin Young
  • Electrocuting an Elephant
  • Ciaran Berry
  • If See No End In Is
  • Frank Bidart
  • Evening Song
  • Wanting Sumptuous Heavens
  • Robert Bly
  • Night Hunting
  • John Casteen
  • Entering
  • Laura Cronk
  • Homage to Calvin Spotswood
  • Kate Daniels
  • Men
  • Lydia Davis
  • Tom Andrews
  • Parallax
  • Erica Dawson
  • Handymen
  • Cornelius Eady
  • Millay Goes Down
  • Moira Egan
  • Aubade in Autumn
  • Peter Everwine
  • The Museum of Stones
  • Carolyn Forche
  • Exceptions and Melancholies
  • Rock Polisher
  • Chris Forhan
  • In the Book of the Disappearing Book
  • John Gallaher
  • Girl Without her Nightgown
  • James Galvin
  • Threshing
  • Louise Gluck
  • Futures
  • Jorie Graham
  • Ralph Angel
  • I Am Your Waiter Tonight And My Name Is Dmitri
  • Robert Hass
  • O my pa-pa
  • Bob Hicok
  • Phone Booth
  • Brenda Hillman
  • Muchness
  • Tony Hoagland
  • Cane Fire
  • Garrett Hongo
  • Framing
  • The Rape of the Daughters of Leucippus by Castor and Pollux
  • Richard Howard
  • Snoring
  • Mark Jarman
  • Francis Ponge Is on Fire
  • George Kalamars
  • Recuperation From The Dead Love Through Christ And Isaac Babel
  • Mary Karr
  • Though He Tarry
  • Maxine Kumin
  • Rae Armantrout
  • Skull Trees, South Sudan
  • Adrie Kusserow
  • from Halleluja Blackout
  • Alex Lemon
  • Of Love and Other Disasters
  • Philip Levine
  • Resignation
  • J.D. McClatchy
  • The Last Wolf in Edmonson County
  • Davis McCombs
  • Pavane pour Helen Twelvetrees
  • A Letter to Su Tong P'o
  • W. S. Merwin
  • Ritual
  • Susan Mitchell
  • The Water Cooler
  • Paul Muldoon
  • The Gate of Abraham
  • D. Nurkse
  • Every Night
  • Debra Nystrom
  • John Ashbery
  • The Window at Arles
  • Meghan O'Rourke
  • Method, or Kenneth Koch
  • Ron Padgett
  • The Classical Study (4)
  • Michael Palmer
  • Cosmos, late blooming
  • D. A. Powell
  • The Rain That Falls Here
  • Alberto Rios
Control code
ocn180755996
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780743299749
System control number
(OCoLC)180755996
Label
The best American poetry 2008, Charles Wright, editor ; David Lehman, series editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • * * *
  • then let fall your horrible pleasure
  • Tim Ross
  • Three Lanterns
  • John Rybicki
  • American
  • Ira Sadoff
  • World News
  • Sherod Santos
  • Evening Man
  • Frederick Seidel
  • Joshua Beckman
  • Listen
  • Charles Simic
  • Pentecost
  • R.T.Smith
  • Tara
  • Patti Smith
  • Hexagon: on Truth
  • Dave Snyder
  • Cricket
  • Lisa Ross Sparr
  • Poseur
  • The Aurora of the New Mind
  • David St. John
  • The Shoe
  • Kathryn Starbuck
  • Divide and Conquer
  • Alan Sullivan
  • The Sentence
  • Chad Sweeney
  • The Troubadours etc.
  • Mary Szybist
  • Marvin Bell
  • National Security
  • James Tate
  • On Captivity
  • Natasha Trethewey
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Lee Upton
  • Faithful
  • Dara Wier
  • Light
  • C. K. Williams
  • Ku(na)hay
  • Passing Scenes (While Reading Basho)
  • Franz Wright
  • [Language exists because]
  • Lynn Xu
  • Sepsis
  • C. Dale Young
  • The Dead from Iraq
  • David Young
  • No Forgiveness Ode
  • Dean Young
  • Charles Bernstein
  • from Book of Hours
  • Kevin Young
  • Electrocuting an Elephant
  • Ciaran Berry
  • If See No End In Is
  • Frank Bidart
  • Evening Song
  • Wanting Sumptuous Heavens
  • Robert Bly
  • Night Hunting
  • John Casteen
  • Entering
  • Laura Cronk
  • Homage to Calvin Spotswood
  • Kate Daniels
  • Men
  • Lydia Davis
  • Tom Andrews
  • Parallax
  • Erica Dawson
  • Handymen
  • Cornelius Eady
  • Millay Goes Down
  • Moira Egan
  • Aubade in Autumn
  • Peter Everwine
  • The Museum of Stones
  • Carolyn Forche
  • Exceptions and Melancholies
  • Rock Polisher
  • Chris Forhan
  • In the Book of the Disappearing Book
  • John Gallaher
  • Girl Without her Nightgown
  • James Galvin
  • Threshing
  • Louise Gluck
  • Futures
  • Jorie Graham
  • Ralph Angel
  • I Am Your Waiter Tonight And My Name Is Dmitri
  • Robert Hass
  • O my pa-pa
  • Bob Hicok
  • Phone Booth
  • Brenda Hillman
  • Muchness
  • Tony Hoagland
  • Cane Fire
  • Garrett Hongo
  • Framing
  • The Rape of the Daughters of Leucippus by Castor and Pollux
  • Richard Howard
  • Snoring
  • Mark Jarman
  • Francis Ponge Is on Fire
  • George Kalamars
  • Recuperation From The Dead Love Through Christ And Isaac Babel
  • Mary Karr
  • Though He Tarry
  • Maxine Kumin
  • Rae Armantrout
  • Skull Trees, South Sudan
  • Adrie Kusserow
  • from Halleluja Blackout
  • Alex Lemon
  • Of Love and Other Disasters
  • Philip Levine
  • Resignation
  • J.D. McClatchy
  • The Last Wolf in Edmonson County
  • Davis McCombs
  • Pavane pour Helen Twelvetrees
  • A Letter to Su Tong P'o
  • W. S. Merwin
  • Ritual
  • Susan Mitchell
  • The Water Cooler
  • Paul Muldoon
  • The Gate of Abraham
  • D. Nurkse
  • Every Night
  • Debra Nystrom
  • John Ashbery
  • The Window at Arles
  • Meghan O'Rourke
  • Method, or Kenneth Koch
  • Ron Padgett
  • The Classical Study (4)
  • Michael Palmer
  • Cosmos, late blooming
  • D. A. Powell
  • The Rain That Falls Here
  • Alberto Rios
Control code
ocn180755996
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780743299749
System control number
(OCoLC)180755996

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