Ploughshares Spring 1996 Guest-Edited by Marilyn Hacker

Ploughshares Spring 1996 Guest-Edited by Marilyn Hacker

by Marilyn Hacker
     
 

The Spring 1996 issue of Ploughshares, guest-edited by Marilyn Hacker. Ploughshares, a journal of new writing, is guest-edited serially by prominent writers who explore different personal visions, aesthetics, and literary circles.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
Marilyn Hacker

EDITOR PROFILE
Rafael Campo

FICTION…  See more details below

Overview

The Spring 1996 issue of Ploughshares, guest-edited by Marilyn Hacker. Ploughshares, a journal of new writing, is guest-edited serially by prominent writers who explore different personal visions, aesthetics, and literary circles.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
Marilyn Hacker

EDITOR PROFILE
Rafael Campo

FICTION
"Hannah," by Julie Fay
"Comrade Luxemburg and Comrade Gramsci…," by Anne Finger
"Issues of Appropriation," by Catherine Gammon
"City Life," by Mary Gordon
"My Son, My Heart, My Life," by John R. Keene
"The Tea Ceremony," by Edmund White

NONFICTION
"Blacks in the U.," by Toi Derricotte
"Earth Bone Connected to the Spirit Bone," by Adrian C. Louis

POETRY
Elizabeth Alexander
Julia Alvarez
Rane Arroyo
Alison Brackenbury
Rafael Campo
Melissa Cannon
Alfred Corn
Brian Komei Dempster
Tory Dent
Cornelius Eady
Thomas Sayers Ellis
Martin Espada
U. A. Fanthorpe
Diana Garcia
Arthur Gregor
Judith Hall
Yusef Komunyakaa
Maxine Kumin
Khaled Mattawa
Stephen McLeod
Constance Merritt
Alicia Ostriker
Carl Phillips
Minnie Bruce Pratt
Hilda Raz
Boyer Rickel
Aleida Rodríguez
Carol Rumens
Grace Schulman
Maureen Seaton
Reginald Shepherd

POSTSCRIPTS
Don Lee, "Toi Derricotte, Contributor Spotlight"

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940148399285
Publisher:
Ploughshares / Emerson College
Publication date:
04/01/1996
Series:
Ploughshares , #221
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
217
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Marilyn Hacker is the author of twelve books of poems, including Names (W. W. Norton), Essays on Departure (Carcanet Press, UK), and Desesperanto (W. W. Norton). Her essay collection, Unauthorized Voices, was published by the University of Michigan Press in 2010. Her ten volumes of translations from the French include Marie Etienne’s King of a Hundred Horsemen (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), which received the 2009 American PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. For her own work, she was awarded the PEN/Voelcker Award for poetry in 2010. She is a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. She lives in Paris.

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