Elegy On Toy Piano

Elegy On Toy Piano

by Dean Young

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ISBN-13: 9780822991045
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date: 03/13/2005
Series: Pitt Poetry Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 104
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Dean Young has published several books of poetry, including his 2005 collection, Elegy on Toy Piano, afinalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry. His collection Skid was a finalist for the Lenore Marshall Prize. Young has received two National Endowment for the Arts fellowships as well as a Guggenheim Fellowship. He teaches at The Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa and in the Warren Wilson Low Residency Program.

Table of Contents

Contents Thrown as if Fierce & Wild Evening Primrose Glory Avalanche Garden Original Monkey Ghost Gash Facet Multi-Tasking Lives of the Olympians Halflives of Youngonium Fire Is Speaking Lives of the Veterans Little Black Squirrel Hammock Half in Sun May Deaths Ghost Gust With Hidden Noise Sign Here Yawn Skipping the Reception Lives of the Robots Ghost Grease Alarm Clock Flamenco Learn by Doing True/False Bolinas, California Peach Farm Venus Flamenco What’s Wrong with this Picture Interview Lives of the Mortals Whoz Side U On, Anyway? Shield of Moon Dust Tongue Doctor Rabbit, I Love You Whirlpool Suite Is This Mic On? Lemon Garlic Duck I Said Yes I Meant No Bathed in Dust and Ash I Saw My Life Go By in the Coyote’s Jaws Gray Matter Reentry Bivouacked & Garrisoned Capitol Elegy on Toy Piano Last Words Rushing through the Night Acknowledgments

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Elegy on Toy Piano 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
abirdman on LibraryThing 19 days ago
Edgy, funny, nervous, sad. Dean Young is the real thing. This is a satisfying book of poetry. It was also a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize.