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Road Atlas: Prose and Other Poems / Edition 1
     

Road Atlas: Prose and Other Poems / Edition 1

by Campbell McGrath
 

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ISBN-10: 0060935103

ISBN-13: 2900060935107

Pub. Date: 07/28/2001

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

From Brazil to Manitoba, Las Vegas to Miami Beach, 1999 MacArthur Fellow Campbell McGrath charts a poetics of place and everyday experience. Road Atlas is personal, provocative and accessible — the finest work yet from "the most Swiftian poet of his generation" (David Biespiel, Hungry Mind Review).

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From Brazil to Manitoba, Las Vegas to Miami Beach, 1999 MacArthur Fellow Campbell McGrath charts a poetics of place and everyday experience. Road Atlas is personal, provocative and accessible — the finest work yet from "the most Swiftian poet of his generation" (David Biespiel, Hungry Mind Review).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900060935107
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
07/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
96

Table of Contents

The Prose Poem1
Plums5
Baker, California7
Yogurt & Clementines10
Praia dos Orixas11
Port Olry15
Dinosaurs16
Rice & Beans19
El Balserito20
The Gulf22
A Dove24
Sylvia Plath27
Biscayne Boulevard29
Amsterdam33
Albergo Santa Restituta36
Mountainair, New Mexico37
Hunger38
A Letter to James Wright45
Manitoba53
Las Vegas54
Elvis Impersonators' Day, Gulfstream Park57
JimmyBuffett59
Capitalist Poem #4263
A Map of Dodge County, Wisconsin64
Four Clouds Like the Irish in Memory65
Tabernacle, New Jersey67
The Wreck70
Campbell McGrath71

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