Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. A collection of 18 writers including Susan Howe, Lyn Hejinian and Carla Harryman, Jerry Estrin, Laura Moriarty, Eileen Myles, Aaron Shurin, and Norma Cole, juxtaposing their writings as shapes of our history and inner sensibility to a selection of younger poets including Jena Osman, Milton Apache, A.A. Hedge Coke, John D. Greb, Randall Potts, Laynie Browne, Lori Lubeski, and George Albon. Included are color poems drawn superimposed on each other as if a mirror of the collection, by Robert Grenier.