Poems

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780374524692
  • Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Publication date: 4/30/1996
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 856,469
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.57 (d)

Table of Contents

The Ashes of Gramsci 3
The Tears of the Excavator 25
The Religion of My Time 57
Appendix to the "Religion": A Light 101
Prayer to My Mother 109
Reality 111
The Beautiful Banners 139
A Desperate Vitality 149
Southern Dawn 179
Plan of Future Works 183
One of the Many Epilogs 207
Civil Song 209
Lines from the Testament 211
The Poetry of the Tradition 215
Appendix: To the New Reader (1970) 221
Notes 227
Translators' Note to the New Edition 231
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