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1. Cover image for 'A Beat Beyond'
The Selected Prose of Major Jackson
Edited by Amor Kohli
Foregrounding the possibilities of human song
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1. Cover image for 'A Beat Beyond'
The Selected Prose of Major Jackson
Edited by Amor Kohli
Foregrounding the possibilities of human song
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2. Cover image for 'The Body of Poetry'
Essays on Women, Form, and the Poetic Self
Annie Finch
A collection of essays, reviews, and memoir by one of the brightest poet-critics of her generation
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2. Cover image for 'The Body of Poetry'
Essays on Women, Form, and the Poetic Self
Annie Finch
A collection of essays, reviews, and memoir by one of the brightest poet-critics of her generation
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Essays on Women, Form, and the Poetic Self
Annie Finch
A collection of essays, reviews, and memoir by one of the brightest poet-critics of her generation
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Essays on Women, Form, and the Poetic Self
Annie Finch
A collection of essays, reviews, and memoir by one of the brightest poet-critics of her generation
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Essays, Interviews, and Commentaries
Yusef Komunyakaa; Edited by Radiclani Clytus
A new prose collection by Pulitzer-Prize winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa

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Essays, Interviews, and Commentaries
Yusef Komunyakaa; Edited by Radiclani Clytus
A new prose collection by Pulitzer-Prize winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa

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Essays, Interviews, and Commentaries
Yusef Komunyakaa; Edited by Radiclani Clytus
A new prose collection by Pulitzer-Prize winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa
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4. Cover image for 'Two Minds of a Western Poet'
David Mason
Meditations on the life of poetry by an award-winning poet
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Essays by David Mason
Meditations on the life of poetry by an award-winning poet
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Selected Essays, 1989-2007
Alfred Corn
A collection of essays from one of the most accomplished poets of his generation on a wide variety of subjects, from Elizabeth Bishop to Virginia Woolf and Wordsworth
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Selected Essays, 1989-2007
Alfred Corn
A collection of essays from one of the most accomplished poets of his generation on a wide variety of subjects, from Elizabeth Bishop to Virginia Woolf and Wordsworth
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6. Cover image for 'Memory Piano'
Charles Simic
An eclectic array of essays, reviews, and memoir by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Charles Simic
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Charles Simic
An eclectic array of essays, reviews, and memoir by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Charles Simic
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7. Cover image for 'Selected Prose'
John Ashbery
Fifty years of writing on literature, film, and art by one of the most influential poets and critics of our time
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John Ashbery
Fifty years of writing on literature, film, and art by one of the most influential poets and critics of our time
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8. Cover image for 'Coming After'
Essays on Poetry
Alice Notley
A collection of critical pieces by acclaimed poet Alice Notley, author of Mysteries of Small Houses and Disobedience
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Essays on Poetry
Alice Notley
A collection of critical pieces by acclaimed poet Alice Notley, author of Mysteries of Small Houses and Disobedience
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9. Cover image for 'Poetry and What is Real'
Richard Tillinghast
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10. Cover image for 'Fables of Representation'
Essays
Paul Hoover
Pointed essays and an interview from one of contemporary literature's most engaging critics, poets, and editors
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Essays
Paul Hoover
Pointed essays and an interview from one of contemporary literature's most engaging critics, poets, and editors
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11. Cover image for 'Barrier of a Common Language'
An American Looks at Contemporary British Poetry
Dana Gioia
The latest offering in the Poets on Poetry series from the acclaimed poet, critic, and current chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts
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12. Cover image for 'The Metaphysician in the Dark'
Charles Simic
From one of America's foremost contemporary poets, a scintillating, surprising collection of essays on everything from poetry and art to the fine art of sausage-making
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13. Cover image for 'Essay on Rime'
with Trial of a Poet
Karl Shapiro
Now back in print, two brilliant verse-essays on poets and poetry by an American master
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13. Cover image for 'Essay on Rime'
with Trial of a Poet
Karl Shapiro
Now back in print, two brilliant verse-essays on poets and poetry by an American master
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14. Cover image for 'A Fly in the Soup'
Memoirs
Charles Simic
The coming-of-age of one of America's best-loved poets, from his childhood in war-torn Yugoslavia to his bohemian years in New York City
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15. Cover image for 'Soul Barnacles'
Ten More Years with Ray
Tess Gallagher
Documents that chronicle the story of a literary partnership and marriage that did not end with death
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15. Cover image for 'Soul Barnacles'
Ten More Years with Ray
Tess Gallagher
Documents that chronicle the story of a literary partnership and marriage that did not end with death
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16. Cover image for 'Song for Uncle Tom, Tonto, and Mr. Moto'
Poetry and Identity
David Mura
Essays and interviews on the relationship of color and the literary canon
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17. Cover image for 'So Ask'
Essays, Conversations, and Interviews
Philip Levine
An engaging and intimate collection by an American original
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Essays, Conversations, and Interviews
Philip Levine
An engaging and intimate collection by an American original
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18. Cover image for 'The Castle of Perseverance'
Job Opportunities in Contemporary Poetry
Thomas M. Disch
Eminently readable and refreshingly candid essays on literature and culture, by a master of many literary genres and forms
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19. Cover image for 'A Boundless Field'
American Poetry at Large
Stephen Yenser
Reflections on the state of poetry and criticism by a master of both genres
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20. Cover image for 'Body and Soul'
Essays on Poetry
Mark Jarman
How a poem tells a story, and the importance of narrative as core of a poem's body and key to its soul
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Essays on Poetry
Mark Jarman
How a poem tells a story, and the importance of narrative as core of a poem's body and key to its soul
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21. Cover image for 'The Instant of Knowing'
Lectures, Criticism, and Occasional Prose
Josephine Jacobsen
A rich assortment of the writings of rediscovered octogenarian poet Josephine Jacobsen
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22. Cover image for 'The Bread of Time'
Toward an Autobiography
Philip Levine
An extraordinary memoir from one of our most celebrated poets
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23. Cover image for 'Negative Capability'
Contemporary American Poetry
Linda Gregerson
Appraises the work of significant American poets in engaging and erudite essays by a leading critic and scholar
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24. Cover image for 'The Gazer Within'
Larry Levis
A posthumous collection of essays, reviews, and interviews by Larry Levis
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Larry Levis
A posthumous collection of essays, reviews, and interviews by Larry Levis
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25. Cover image for 'The Straight Line'
Writing on Poetry and Poets
Ron Padgett
A lively and diverse collection of prose by an esteemed poet-teacher
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Writing on Poetry and Poets
Ron Padgett
A lively and diverse collection of prose by an esteemed poet-teacher
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