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Bloodroot
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Bloodroot

Settlement House Books

Poetry. BLOODROOT, Catherine Jagoe's first full length collection of poems, is the winner of the 2016 Settlement House American Poetry Prize. The prize is awarded annually to a book of poems by a first-generation American poet. The book is a passpor...

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As Sunrise Becomes the World: A Trilogy
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As Sunrise Becomes the World: A Trilogy

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Poetry. This trilogy, AS SUNRISE BECOMES THE WORLD, re-presents three books of poetry written by Louie Skipper, three books fashioned again, edited and conjoined so that the most singular feature of this poet's work steps forth in all its power and ...

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Flowering Fires/Fuegos Florales
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Flowering Fires/Fuegos Florales

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Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Women's Studies. Translated from the Spanish by Gail Wronsky. Bilingual Edition. Alicia Partnoy's FLOWERING FIRES/FUEGOS FLORALES is a work of wisdom born of witness and tempered by a lifetime of commitment to her craf...

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The Unattended Harp
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The Unattended Harp

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Poetry. Jewish Studies. Peter Waldor is one of the most original voices in American poetry today. With subtle wit and a pitch perfect ear he celebrates all things great and small—be it a bolt hole on a bridge to the speed of light—with a transformat...

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The Lunatic in the Trees
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The Lunatic in the Trees

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Poetry. Dennis Sampson's THE LUNATIC IN THE TREES, does everything we could ask of a book of poems. It has its own peculiar bent, is unique in its preoccupations, is well crafted and, ultimately, refreshingly humane. Of Sampson's earlier work, Phili...

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Who Touches Everything
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Who Touches Everything

Settlement House Books

Poetry. Jewish Studies. True to its title, Peter Waldor's WHO TOUCHES EVERYTHING (Settlement House Books, 2013) is a book of connections. From the click of an infant's lips to hermits living in adjacent caves, from "where a Mafioso/ left those terri...

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The Carnival, The Life
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The Carnival, The Life

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Poetry. David Allan Evans' vision is virtually limitless. Born of the great expanse of South Dakota and touching locales as distant as Mexico, China and the Isle of Man, Evans' expression of that vision is as subtle as it is encompassing. THE CARNIV...

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South Pole/Polo Sur
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South Pole/Polo Sur

Settlement House Books

Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Translated from the Spanish by Yvette Neisser Moreno and Patricia Bejarano Fisher. María Teresa Ogliastri's SOUTH POLE/POLO SUR is a bilingual edition of a collection of poems that in its original Spanish has been cele...

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The Importance of Being Zimmer
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The Importance of Being Zimmer

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Poetry. THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING ZIMMER brings together a selection from the more than 130 "Zimmer poems" published over the course of forty years, along with new ones never before published. Twenty- five years ago the poet Gerald Stern wrote, "The p...

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It Was the Orange Persimmon of the Sun
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It Was the Orange Persimmon of the Sun

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Poetry. IT WAS THE ORANGE PERSIMMON OF THE SUN is an "in your face" confrontation with the mystery of our being here on earth in the early 21st century by a poet who, quietly and carefully over the past 35 years, has been carving his niche as our co...

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Within the Shadow of a Man
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Within the Shadow of a Man

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Poetry. WITHIN THE SHADOW OF A MAN is a work of collision—of art and sense, of morality and mortality, of logic and dream. Of Sampson's earlier work, Philip Levine has said, "In an era of…books of poetry largely about their own skill with language, ...

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King Philip's War
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King Philip's War

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Poetry. Native American Studies. A meditation on tribe and family, natural harmony and human tolerance, KING PHILIP'S WAR tells the story of the New England Algonquians who hosted the first Thanksgiving and were, within half a century of the Europea...

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The Work Ethic of the Common Fly: Still Shots from the Journey
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The Work Ethic of the Common Fly: Still Shots from the Journey

Settlement House Books

Poetry. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Annie Dillard has called Louie Skipper "a true poet," and in this verse autobiography he reveals again his infinite capacity for wonder as a poet who knows his craft as well as anyone writing today. What is part...

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