INSIDE THE YELLOW DRESS, Mary Ann Samyn

INSIDE THE YELLOW DRESS

Mary Ann Samyn

Publisher: New Issues Poetry & Prose
PubDate: 1/1/2001
ISBN: 9781930974098
Binding: PAPERBACK
Price: $14.00
Quantity Available: 43
Pages: 86
SKU #: H02D
 

Poetry. The dress of INSIDE THE YELLOW DRESS is both the clothing of childhood, of girlhood in particular, and the garment of language we all put on. "This is a book about expectations, about not having any, and about how the language gives us more than we deserve anyway: 'Her mouth is, moving toward / everything.' Everything is just about right to describe the scope of this voice, this amazing book by one of our truly significant poets" - Bin Ramke.

Author City: MORGANTOWN, WV USA

Mary Ann Samyn is the author of four books of poetry, including PURR (New Issues, 2005). Her work has won the Emily Dickinson Prize from the Poetry Society of America, the James Wright Poetry Award from Mid-American Review, and a Pushcart Prize. She teaches in the MFA program at West Virginia University.

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