Princeton University Library Catalog

Poems for Political Disaster / edited by Timothy Donnelly, B.K. Fischer, Stefania Heim, Matt Lord.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Cambridge, MA : Boston Critic, 2017.
  • Malden, Massachusetts : The Print House, 2017.
Description:
62 pages, 2 unnumbered pages ; 26 cm
Summary note:
"A new poetry chapbook from Boston Review featuring work commissioned after the election as well as selections from our archive. Introduced by U.S. Poet Laureate and political activist Juan Felipe Herrera, the volume will include poems from Major Jackson, Carolyn Forché, Calvin Bedient, Shane McCrae, Khadijah Queen, Jorie Graham, Solmaz Sharif, Andrew Zawacki, Dara Wier, Mary Jo Bang, Ange Mlinko, Wendy Xu, Craig Santos Perez, and Joshua Clover, among many others."--Publisher's website (viewed 02/13/2017).
Notes:
Poems.
Contents:
Foreword / Juan Felipe Herrera -- The ingenuity of animal survival / Peter Gizzi -- In November we inched closer / Mary Jo Bang -- America (after Allen Ginsberg) / Craig Santos Perez -- In which rising inequality eventually triggers countervailing social dislocations / Dara Wier -- In the event of an apocalypse, be ready to die / Khadijah Queen -- The American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act / Lucie Brock-Broido -- We'll go no more a roving / Shane McCrae -- English as a second language / Nathan Xavier Osorio -- Letter to a city under siege / Carolyn Porche -- Inauguration poem / Lynn Melnick -- Concord grapes / Stephen Burt -- You the recoil / Susan Briante -- #WTF / Maureen N. McLane -- Women own a violence too / Amy King -- December / Matthew Zapruder -- Watch us elocute / Marcus Wicker -- Bad intelligence / Corey Van Landingham -- Safe house / Solmaz Sharif -- America! America! / Ricardo Maldonado -- A guide to usage: mine / Monica Youn -- I want to read at the White House / Joshua Clover -- Excuses / Carmen Gimenez Smith -- from Atopia / Sandra Simonds -- Ferguson / Major Jackson -- We tived happily during the war / Ilya Kaminsky -- Linear travel / Wendy Xu -- Days of 2016 / Ange Mlinko -- Sat down and wept by lake and cloud gear / Calvin Bedient -- Filibuster to delay them all / Katie Peterson -- Credo / Andrew Zawacki -- Guantanamo / Jorie Graham -- Riddle / Jericho Brown -- Disaster / Dorothea Lasky -- Poem of hope, almost at Equinox / Brenda Hillman -- To classes / Geoffrey G. O'Brien -- the experiment / Juan Felipe Herrera.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Poetry.
Place name(s):
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other title(s):
Boston Review.
ISBN:
  • 9781946511010
  • 1946511013
OCLC:
978711258
Editor:
RCP:
N - S