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Author: Jennifer Firestone

Jennifer Firestone was raised in San Francisco and now lives in Brooklyn. She is an Assistant Professor of Literary Studies at Eugene Lang College (The New School). Her books include Swimming Pool (DoubleCross Press), FLASHES (Shearsman Books), HOLIDAY (Shearsman Books), Waves (Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs), from Flashes (Sona Books), snapshot (Sona Books), Fanimaly (Dusie Kollektiv), and GATES & FIELDS (Belladonna, 2017). Firestone co-edited (with Dana Teen Lomax) LETTERS TO POETS: CONVERSATIONS ABOUT POETICS, POLITICS, AND COMMUNITY (Saturnalia Books) and co-authored LITtle by LITtle with photographer and urban geographer Laura Y. Liu. Firestone has work anthologized in KINDERGARDE: AVANT-GARDE POEMS, PLAYS, SONGS, & STORIES FOR CHILDREN and Building is a Process / Light is an Element: essays and excursions for Myung Mi Kim. Firestone won the 2014 Marsh Hawk Press Robert Creeley Memorial Prize.

Flashes
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42 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 2/15/2013

Flashes

Shearsman Books

Poetry. Reflections on the individual and community flash in this urban web of buildings, technology and news bits, where the "city" looms and the inhabitants submit. Bits and pieces of Abu Ghraib, the Iraq war and 9/11 will be recognized, along wit...

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Gates & Fields
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60 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $15.00 5/15/2017

Gates & Fields

Belladonna*

Poetry. Women's Studies. In dialogue with Emily Dickinson and other voices from the past, GATES & FIELDS maps a poetics of meditation and disjuncture, where loss is inconceivable and language, faith, and the rituals of grief fall short. GATES & FIEL...

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Holiday
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8 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 1/15/2008

Holiday

Shearsman Books

Poetry. While ostensibly documenting a European vacation, HOLIDAY interrogates historical narratives and artistic representations, examining patriarchal and nepotistic political and religious connections that are repackaged into the souvenir experie...

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