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Author: Phillip Foss

Phillip Foss is the author of fifteen books and chapbooks of poetry, most recently STUDY IN TRANSHUMANCE, THE VALLEY OF CRANES, and THE WORLD'S DESCRIPTION, from Singing Horse Press. Additionally, he has received the Fund for Poetry Award and two Poetry Fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts. He was founding director of the Creative Writing Program at the Institute of American Indian Arts and editor of Tyuonyi magazine. He lives with his wife, Joyce, in northern New Mexico.

CHROMATIC DEFACEMENT
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CHROMATIC DEFACEMENT

Chax Press

Poetry. Phillip Foss's CHROMATIC DEFACEMENT is a new fin de siecle theater of cruelty with the roles played by perfumes, echoes and elisions. Coquettish effluvia. Susan Howe meets Bataille and they have this child called Fetter of Nuance or, in fact...

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THE COMPOSITION OF GLASS
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THE COMPOSITION OF GLASS

Lost Roads Publishers

Poetry. "In his remarkable magazine 'Tyuonyi,' Phillip Foss is realizing a vital new synthesis of seemingly disparate tendencies in North American poetry. Foss's collection of poems, THE COMPOSITION OF GLASS, achieves something of the same effect. F...

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The Ideation
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The Ideation

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. "You are in the quadrant of beasts." So opens the poetic terrain Phillip Foss excavates in The Ideation, a book rich in the rituals of the instant in which past, present, and future conspire "to render a cartography of the universe." And it'...

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Imperfect Poverty
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Imperfect Poverty

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. Phillip Foss's sixth full-length book of poetry is a stark, stalking meditation on time, language, and landscape in which all three create "a harmonics / of disharmony" composing, decomposing, and recomposing "the journey of our unraveling."...

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Study in Transhumance
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Study in Transhumance

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. Phillip Foss trains his nomadic eye and ear on the interdependence of all things—rocks, birds, stars, rivers, women, men, trees, insects—as they migrate with and as each other in the entwined cycle of existence. The strategic absence of punc...

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The Valley of Cranes
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The Valley of Cranes

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. His seventh full-length volume of poetry, Phillip Foss's THE VALLEY OF CRANES excavates a wordscape—at once archaic and prophetic, imagined and lived—originating in the poet's homeground of New Mexico's Chaco Canyon. Following on his two pre...

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The World's Description: New and Selected Poems
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The World's Description: New and Selected Poems

Singing Horse Press

Poetry. Phillip Foss's THE WORLD'S DESCRIPTION: NEW AND SELECTED POEMS is a carefully culled selection from an astonishing body of work that reaches back over thirty years. Rather than present a chronological retrospective, Foss creates an original ...

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