The Mother/Child Papers: With a new preface by the author

The Mother/Child Papers: With a new preface by the author

by Alicia Ostriker
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0822960338

ISBN-13: 9780822960331

Pub. Date: 02/28/2009

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press

In 1970, as the war in Vietnam was heating up, Ostriker was awaiting the birth of her son. On April 30, President Nixon announced the bombing of Cambodia. On May 14, four students were shot and killed by National Guardsmen at Kent State University. The poems in this collection confront Ostriker’s  personal tumult  as she considered the world she had

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In 1970, as the war in Vietnam was heating up, Ostriker was awaiting the birth of her son. On April 30, President Nixon announced the bombing of Cambodia. On May 14, four students were shot and killed by National Guardsmen at Kent State University. The poems in this collection confront Ostriker’s  personal tumult  as she considered the world she had brought her son into.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822960331
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date:
02/28/2009
Series:
Pitt Poetry Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.30(d)

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