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Author: Carol Guess

Carol Guess is the author of twenty books of poetry and prose. Forthcoming books include SLEEP TIGHT SATELLITE (Tupelo Press, 2023) and Infodemic (Black Lawrence Press, 2024). A frequent collaborator, she writes across genres and illuminates historically marginalized material. In 2014 she was awarded the Philolexian Award for Distinguished Literary Achievement by Columbia University. She is Professor of English at Western Washington University.

Book of Non
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Book of Non

Broadstone Books

Collaborative poetry by Carol Guess & Rochelle Hurt championing non-motherhood and a more expansive view of womanhood/personhood The central figure in this collaborative poetic treatise from Carol Guess and Rochelle Hurt is NonMom, representative o...

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Darling Endangered
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Darling Endangered

Brooklyn Arts Press

Fiction. LGBT Studies. The voice narrating Carol Guess's newest book is that of a playfully effusive but meticulous cataloguer of our darker inquiries and oddities, a suburban former dancer with the inner life and vision of an epic librettist. DARLI...

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My Father in Water
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My Father in Water

Shearsman Books

Literary Nonfiction. Essays. LGBT Studies. This interlinked collection of lyric essays documents Carol Guess's relationship to her father, a brilliant scientist whose intensity and eccentricity shaped family life in humorous and often lonely ways. I...

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Tinderbox Lawn
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Tinderbox Lawn

Rose Metal Press

Poetry. Set on the margins of Seattle, beneath bridges and on the banks of waterways, in strip clubs and flooded farmland, the prose poems in TINDERBOX LAWN illuminate the intersection of domesticity and bohemia, orthodoxy and passion. Each untitled...

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