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Author: Brian Teare

Brian Teare is the author of five critically acclaimed books, most recently Companion Grasses, which was a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Award, and THE EMPTY FORM GOES ALL THE WAY TO HEAVEN. His honors include a Lambda Literary Award and fellowships from the NEA, the Pew Foundation, and the MacDowell Colony. An Associate Professor at Temple University, he lives in South Philadelphia, where he makes books by hand for his micropress, Albion Books. DOOMSTEAD DAYS is his sixth book.

Doomstead Days
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87 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $17.95 4/3/2019

Doomstead Days

Nightboat Books

Poetry. LGBTQIA Studies. Longlisted for the 2019 National Book Award. Brian Teare offers a new kind of nature poem for the late Anthropocene in these plein air meditations on the pleasures and perils of everyday life during global climate change. DO...

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The Empty Form Goes All the Way to Heaven
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The Empty Form Goes All the Way to Heaven

Ahsahta Press

Poetry. In THE EMPTY FORM GOES ALL THE WAY TO HEAVEN, Brian Teare explores paradox. Teachers are sought and rejected (the Buddha, Christian thinkers, an Abstract Expressionist painter); illness is at once personless violence and a means of perfectio...

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Pleasure
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61 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $17.50 9/15/2010

Pleasure

Ahsahta Press

Poetry. LGBT Studies. Winner of the 2011 Lambda Literary Award for Gay Poetry. Like Tennyson's In Memoriam, Teare's book sees within a personal loss evidence of an epochal shift at work, a shift at once historical, political, and cosmological. Asser...

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