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Echolocation
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Echolocation

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Poetry. "ECHOLOCATION refreshes one's sense of the thrilling necessity of poetry. Dedicated to 'all those who navigate by sound in the dark,' it is meant for an 'us' that includes the whale, the bat, the frog, the river, as well as our multifarious,...

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How to Flit
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How to Flit

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Poetry. Disaster and delight collide in this quick-witted collection, HOW TO FLIT. Distorted advertisements, headlines, and familiar expressions pepper the pages, as the poems endlessly calculate—"In fifty years the export market for tomorrow's reve...

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(((...))): Triple Parenthesis Ellipsis
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(((...))): Triple Parenthesis Ellipsis

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Poetry. (((...))) by Maxwell Clark wrestles with what can be made 'out of nonsense' in a collection that is as strange as it is stunning. Clark' s poetic language resists the confines of coherence-at times, steeped in emotion that exceeds referentia...

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The Reciprocal Translation Project
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The Reciprocal Translation Project

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Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Bilingual edition edited by James Sherry and Sun Dong. THE RECIPROCAL TRANSLATION PROJECT showcases the work of twelve leading innovators in poetry, six writing in English and six in Chinese. These poets combi...

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Detroit Detroit
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Detroit Detroit

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Poetry. Women's Studies. Before the financial collapse thrust Detroit into the limelight, there were kids in the city making up dance routines, listening to the radio, and navigating the rugged terrain of racism, poverty, and sexism. DETROIT DETROIT...

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Goodnight, Marie, May God Have Mercy on Your Soul
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Goodnight, Marie, May God Have Mercy on Your Soul

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Poetry. There is no other book quite like Marie Buck's GOODNIGHT MARIE, MAY GOD HAVE MERCY ON YOUR SOUL. Its tight economy of language and demotic vocabulary imply an almost diaristic simplicity. Any normality you might expect is interrupted and ove...

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Book Abt Fantasy
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Book Abt Fantasy

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Poetry. BOOK ABT FANTASY, Chris Sylvester's latest work and first with Roof, assembles its own avant-garde tradition, positioned between the ethos of Bob Grenier's CAMBRIDGE M'ASS, the demotic vocabulary and style of Gertrude Stein's Lectures in Ame...

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Noise in the Face Of
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Noise in the Face Of

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Hybrid Genre. David Buuck's newest collection NOISE IN THE FACE OF is aesthetically strong, political poetry at its absolute finest. Written in Oakland between the early goings of the Occupy Oakland movement, through the...

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Plato's Closet
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Plato's Closet

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Poetry. "Dear Lawrence, Reading yr psychotic book, I swear I feel "ting'd with a resplendent glow," which is what Keats wrote of Byron's verse when he compared it to a moon-soaked cloud. The whole point is that the militarization of our life world i...

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Franklinstein
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Franklinstein

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. This hybrid genre collection of poetry and prose tells the story of one Philadelphia neighborhood, Germantown—a historic, beloved place, wrestling with legacies of colonialism, racism, and capitalism. Drawing from interv...

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Parsival
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Parsival

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Poetry. By means of a dissonant fluidity and form PARSIVAL conveys its readers along by now familiar trajectories: power, knowledge, absurdity, oppression, aporia, horror and uncertainty that comprise our contemporary. PARSIVAL's quest of course is ...

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we plié
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we plié

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Poetry. Conceived as a series in five sets of twenty and written over the course of 12 years, WE PLIÉ enfolds a structure of a recurrent life very much in "the weighted west of I." The result, a totem of living and a cycle of crisis, love, joining a...

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antisocial patience
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antisocial patience

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Poetry. California Interest. Jewish Studies. Religious Studies. "The 18 suites of poems that make up ANTISOCIAL PATIENCE are a kind of diary of days lived in the aftermath of political upheaval, when it's quiet. Solidarity's subsided, the torn-open ...

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The Photographer
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The Photographer

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Poetry. LGBT Studies. "Ariel Goldberg's THE PHOTOGRAPHER might be an essayist, philosopher, or performance artist, or they might well be you, a twenty-first-century citizen caught in the crossfire of electronic media sharing, from ubiquitous selfies...

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Dead Letter
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Dead Letter

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Fiction. Poetry. California Interest. Women's Studies. LGBT Studies. Jocelyn Saidenberg's DEAD LETTER is a phenomenal dig into the tell of America's consciousness. In DEAD LETTER we hear Bartleby's voice beyond his singular, negative I prefer not to...

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