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Author: Peter Jay Shippy

Peter Jay Shippy is the author of A SPELL OF SONGS (Saturnalia Books, 2013), Thieves' Latin, winner of the 2002 Iowa Poetry Prize, Alphaville (BlazeVox, 2006), and HOW TO BUILD THE GHOST IN YOUR ATTIC (Rose Metal Press, 2007). He has been awarded writing fellowships from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the National Endowment for the Arts. In 2005 he received a Gertrude Stein Award for innovative poetry. He teaches writing at Emerson College.

A Spell of Songs
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A Spell of Songs

Saturnalia Books

Poetry. Peter Jay Shippy's long anticipated fourth collection is a wickedly playful journey into America's heart of darkness. A SPELL OF SONGS evokes an enchanted world, one we eventually come to recognize as our own, where the cursed and the charme...

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How to Build the Ghost in Your Attic
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How to Build the Ghost in Your Attic

Rose Metal Press

Poetry. A book-length narrative poem, or a novella-in-verse if you prefer, HOW TO BUILD THE GHOST IN YOUR ATTIC is a novel-poem with a literary sci-fi bent, a shadow-text to Oedipus written in a style that is up-to-the-minute. With wit, dynamism, an...

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