Poetry

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NIGHT SCHOOL

Written by Dennis, Carl
A masterful new collection of poetry from the winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Ruth Lilly Prize The poems in Carl Dennis's thirteenth collection, Night School, are informed by an engagement with a world not fully accessible to the light of day, a world that can only be known with help from the imagination, whether we focus on ourselves, on people close at hand, or on the lar
April 3, 2018 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 112 Pages |
$20.00
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CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS

Written by Attar
Considered by Rumi to be "the master" of Sufi mystic poetry, Attar is best known for his epic poem The Conference of the Birds, a magnificent allegorical tale about the soul's search for meaning.
April 17, 2018 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 384 Pages |
$14.95
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ANYBODY: POEMS

Written by Banias, Ari
In Anybody, Ari Banias takes up questions of recognition and belonging: how boundaries are drawn and managed, the ways he and she, us and them, here and elsewhere are kept separate, and at what cost identities and selves are forged.
March 20, 2018 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 112 Pages |
$15.95
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PRIMER FOR POETS AND READERS OF POETRY

Written by Orr, Gregory
A Primer for Poets and Readers of Poetry guides young poets toward a deeper understanding of how poetry can function in their lives, while also introducing the art in an exciting new way. Structuring the presentation from life toward art, Orr urges poets to "turn worlds into words" and then give those words a dramatic structure.
February 13, 2018 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 336 Pages |
$15.95
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UNDRESSING: POEMS

Written by Lee, Li-Young
The Undressing is a tonic for spiritual anemia; it attempts to uncover things hidden since the dawn of the world. Short of achieving that end, these mysterious, unassuming poems investigate the human violence and dispossession increasingly prevalent around the world, as well as the horrors the poet grew up with as a child of refugees.
February 20, 2018 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 96 Pages |
$25.95
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BOOK OF LONGING LIMITED EDITION: POEMS

Written by Cohen, Leonard
A limited edition, one-time printing of Leonard Cohen's best and most iconic book of poems"Book of Longing has exceptional range. It is clear yet steamy, cosmic yet private, both playful and profound."--New York Times
October 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 240 Pages |
$30.00
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SUN AND HER FLOWERS

Written by Kaur, Rupi
From Rupi Kaur, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of milk and honey, comes her long-awaited second collection of poetry. A vibrant and transcendent journey about growth and healing. Ancestry and honoring one's roots. Expatriation and rising up to find a home within yourself.
October 3, 2017 | Paperback | Andrews McMeel Publishing |
$16.99
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LITTLE BOOK OF LOVE

Written by Gibran, Kahlil
One of the world's best-loved poets, Kahlil Gibran was never more profound than when he wrote about love. He believed it was the raison d'etre of the universe. With the same simplicity and lyrical beauty that made The Prophet a global treasure, his reflections on love and friendship have been gathered together in one volume and illustrated with the poet's own paintings.
December 5, 2017 | Hardcover | ONEWorld Publications | 96 Pages |
$9.99
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JOHN ASHBERY: COLLECTED POEMS 1956-1987

Written by Ashbery, John
With this volume, The Library of America inaugurates a collected edition of the works of America's preeminent living poet. Beginning with Some Trees in 1956, John Ashbery has charted a profoundly original and individual course that has opened up pathways for subsequent generations of poets.
October 2, 2008 | Hardcover | Library of America |
$40.00
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NOTES FROM THE AIR: SELECTED LATER POEMS

Written by Ashbery, John
This long-awaited volume, a new selection of his later poems, spans ten major collections by one of America's most visionary and influential poets.
October 28, 2008 | Paperback | Ecco Press |
$16.99

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