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Disappointed Psalms
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Disappointed Psalms

Meritage Press

Poetry. After years of working exclusively in the prose poem, Brian Clements shifts in DISAPPOINTED PSALMS to short bursts, in turns raw and lyrical, that turn the languages of war and religion, so frequently aligned, against themselves. Combining s...

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THE HAY(NA)KU ANTHOLOGY, VOL. II
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THE HAY(NA)KU ANTHOLOGY, VOL. II

Meritage Press

Poetry. Anthology. The hay(na)ku is one of the most popular new poetic forms to come out so far in the 21st Century. This is the second anthology since Eileen Tabios inaugurated the form in 2003 (SPD also distributes THE FIRST HAY(NA)KU ANTHOLOGY re...

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Prau
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Prau

Meritage Press

Poetry. Asian American Studies. Buddhist Studies. Winner of the 2007 Filamore Tabios Sr. Prize, a global competition for Filipino poets, PRAU is Jean Vengua's debut poetry book. While exploring the uncertainties and disjunctions of self, language, t...

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Complications
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Complications

Meritage Press

Poetry. COMPLICATIONS is the second full-length poetry collection by Oakland-based poet Garrett Caples. Reflecting the moral disintegration of the post-9/11 world, COMPLICATIONS is an even wilder, darker, funnier exploration of poetic consciousness ...

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FRAGILE REPLACEMENTS
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FRAGILE REPLACEMENTS

Meritage Press

Poetry. FRAGILE REPLACEMENTS explores the way we live through language, experiencing births, deaths, and rebirths through it, but the book also examines how our language is filled, controlled, and crafted by our societies. Advance Words include Clay...

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Unprotected Texts: Selected Poems, 1978-2006
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Unprotected Texts: Selected Poems, 1978-2006

Meritage Press

Poetry. Well known for editing The Difficulties (1980-1990), a now legendary critical journal, Tom Beckett releases UNPROTECTED TEXTS, his first and much anticipated full-length book. Here, zombies and Wittgenstein bracket a series of autonomous zon...

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DERIVE
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DERIVE

Meritage Press

Poetry. Art. Features paintings by Matthew Kinney. Drawn by the New York cityscape and encounters found there, physical trajectories are mapped in words and sumi-ink. Poems depict a search for subjectivity in the urban sphere and are interspersed wi...

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NOT EVEN DOGS
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NOT EVEN DOGS

Meritage Press

Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. NOT EVEN DOGS is not only Mexican poet Ernesto Priego's debut poetry collection but also the first single-author hay(na)ku poetry book. The hay(na)ku is a "diasporic" poetic form created by Eileen Tabios. Of Priego's b...

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The Obedient Door
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The Obedient Door

Meritage Press

Poetry. THE OBEDIENT DOOR was written in the belief that a poem should have its hands everywhere in your life, especially in the parts that jar. Then the poem is the compromise, where what you didn't write and the knots you can't solve both exist, a...

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Pinoy Poetics: A Collection of Autobiographical and Critical Essays on Filipino and Filipino American Poetics
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Pinoy Poetics: A Collection of Autobiographical and Critical Essays on Filipino and Filipino American Poetics

Meritage Press

Literary Nonfiction. Asian American Studies. PINOY POETICS was developed by Eileen Tabios to be the first international poetics anthology of Filipino English-language poets. Poet, critic, editor and teacher Nick Carbo subsequently agreed to edit thi...

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Museum of Absences
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Museum of Absences

Meritage Press and University of the Philippines

Poetry. Asian American Studies. Multi-awarded poet Luis H. Francia offers a new poetry collection, MUSEUM OF ABSENCES, a book out of Francia's insistent sense of the void that haunts our lives, whether because of politics, faith, history, or persona...

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[WAYS]
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[WAYS]

Meritage Press

Poetry. In Barry Schwabsky's new book [WAYS], he offers a sequence of fifteen non-sonnets meditating on difficult love. It is presented aspart of a collaboration with Korean artist Hong Seung-Hye, whose work appears not as a form of illustration but...

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OPERA: POEMS 1981-2002
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OPERA: POEMS 1981-2002

Meritage Press

Poetry. Art critic Barry Schwabsky's first book-length collection of poetry, to be released in Fall 2003, is already generating a buzz. David Shapiro says: "He writes one of the most loving poetries today, filled with a sexual myth as strong as anyo...

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100 MORE JOKES FROM THE BOOK OF THE DEAD
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100 MORE JOKES FROM THE BOOK OF THE DEAD

Meritage Press

Art. Poetry. 100 MORE JOKES FROM THE BOOK OF THE DEAD documents a collaboration between poet John Yau and visual artist Archie Rand. Both have collaborated with each other for nearly 20 years in a variety of mediums (watercolors, paintings, the comi...

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