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Author: Pattie McCarthy

Pattie McCarthy is the author of seven books of poetry and over a dozen chapbooks. WIFTHING (2020) is her sixth book with Apogee Press–previous Apogee books by McCarthy include, most recently, QUIET BOOK(2016) and MARYBONES(2012). She is a non-tenure track associate professor in the English Department at Temple University, where she teaches literature and creative writing.

bk of (h)rs
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bk of (h)rs

Apogee Press

Poetry. "Playing inventive variations on the medieval book of hours, this marvelous collection swarms with vividly open language that suddenly gathers to moments of startling clarity: '...she looks remarkably well for one who hasn't blinked in a dec...

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marybones
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marybones

Apogee Press

Poetry. "In Pattie McCarthy's MARYBONES, the vision of Mary so proliferates that the frame of personhood (really, womanhood) stretches within the poems, demonstrating 'the difference between unknown & anon.' McCarthy makes a fascinating study of the...

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Nulls
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Nulls

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Poetry. "In Pattie McCarthy's wonderful new collection, NULLS, we are compelled to consider a collage of possible meetings which ultimately lead to birth-the birth of the poem, the birth of assumption, the birth of identity, and the birth of expecta...

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Quiet Book
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Quiet Book

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Poetry. "Pattie McCarthy's QUIET BOOK keeps its steady gaze trained on the mother/child unit—from the inside out and back in again. In gorgeous poems of formal range and daring, McCarthy gives us birth and motherhood like no other writer—she is unaf...

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Table Alphabetical of Hard Words
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Table Alphabetical of Hard Words

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Poetry. "Pattie McCarthy sifts with nervy precision through the debris of spoken English as rendered in definitions and on public platforms from the Middle Ages to something like now. In TABLE ALPHABETICAL OF HARD WORDS she has developed a powerful ...

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Verso
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Verso

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Poetry. What if Frank O'Hara had been, literally, a court jester? Or, at the very least, tutor of the King's children? Those are questions that linger in the imagination as one reads Pattie McCarthy's VERSO. McCarthy strikes a new tone in and for he...

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wifthing
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wifthing

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Poetry. Women's Studies. "Pattie McCarthy's meticulously researched wifthing sequence traverses history's gaps and silences throughout the medieval English vocabularies she has always been drawn to. Beginning with the fourteenth century English myst...

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