Ing Grish

Overview

Yau’s comic and cutting poetry collides with the work of Nozkowski, whom the New Yorker has termed “the Chardin of contemporary abstraction.” The end result is a dazzling and vibrant concoction of visual and written imagery. All the poems in Ing Grish are new, as are Nozkowski’s paintings and illustrations, which he created expressly for this collection.

Ing Grish was named “Book of the Year” by Small Press Traffic in San Francisco.

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Overview

Yau’s comic and cutting poetry collides with the work of Nozkowski, whom the New Yorker has termed “the Chardin of contemporary abstraction.” The end result is a dazzling and vibrant concoction of visual and written imagery. All the poems in Ing Grish are new, as are Nozkowski’s paintings and illustrations, which he created expressly for this collection.

Ing Grish was named “Book of the Year” by Small Press Traffic in San Francisco.

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“There is no mistaking Yau's exceptional talent (or Nozkowkis') in this unusual and beautiful book.”—Sima Rabinowitz, Dragonfire
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780975499023
  • Publisher: Saturnalia Books
  • Publication date: 12/15/2005
  • Series: Poet/Artist Collaboration Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 80
  • Product dimensions: 6.80 (w) x 8.80 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

JOHN YAU is a well-known poet, critic, and editor. He has published many books of poems, most recently Paradiso Diaspora, and several works of prose, as well as monographs on the work of Jasper Johns, Andy Warhol, and A. R. Penck. His poetry and criticism have been published in dozens of national magazines. The recipient of numerous awards, including being named a Chevalier in the Order of Arts and Letters by France, Yau teaches at the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. THOMAS NOZKOWSKI, a Guggenheim fellow and recipient of the American Academy of Arts and Letters Award for painting, has had over sixty one-person shows. BARRY SCHWABSKY is the author of books Opera: Poems 1981-2002 and [ways], a collaboration with Korean artist Hong Seung-Hye, are published by Meritage Press, San Francisco.
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Table of Contents

Introduction - Barry Schwabsky
Standard Preface
Even Now
In The Words of Sax Rohmer
Screen Name
Two Baboons on a Beach
Biography for Birds
Biography for Amphibians
Unpromising Poem
Notes from the Night Editor
After a Children's Story
Review of The Author
Guide
Alien Documentary
Untitled Portrait (1)
Untitled Portrait (2)
Untitled Portrait (3)
Untitled Portrait (4)
English for You
Language Lessons
Correct Answers
Diaspora
Ing Grish
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