Poetry

Ripple Effect: New and Selected Poems

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book, Equi
Date: 
2007
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Today is the first day of the rest of your life -- Heigh-ho, heigh-ho -- Epic mountain hoax -- Mountain to mountain -- Mono-polytheism -- Invocation -- perfect shadow -- $1 exceptional coffee -- Ultra-confessional -- 1 + 1 = 3 -- Calcium rush -- Gradually, gills -- Ambien -- pill's oval portrait -- Etudes -- To do -- John Coltrane's central park west -- Astor Piazzolla -- Gone but not forgiven -- Competing lists -- Word and sentence -- Found in translation -- poetics of optics -- laminated lament -- Vaya con Dios -- Perversely patriotic -- Bad folk song -- Two dozen roses for Jackson Mac Low : a cento -- fragrance grifters -- Unisex colognes -- Echo -- Legacy -- Almonds -- Ciao Bella chocolate sorbet -- Pre-Raphaelite pinups -- Conversations with fountains -- sheep of days -- Bent orbit -- Tao -- Invoice -- date with Robbe-Grillet -- My illustrious Gargoyle ancestors -- Folk dance -- Maria Callas -- Another form of suicidal behavior -- Lesbian Corn -- Approaching orgasm -- Martha Graham -- Crusade -- At the end of summer -- At the mall -- Crickets crush woman -- In a monotonous dream -- Puritans -- Being sick together -- Surface tension -- foreign legion -- After a promising youth -- Things to do in the Bible -- Breakfast with Jerome -- You go to my head -- Escape from women's prison -- Aleister Crowley slept here -- Bouquet of objects -- Pale yellow -- For David Hockney -- Brand X -- Men in camisoles -- Dear Michael -- In the mail today -- After Herrick -- Destinations -- Art about fear -- Up the ladder of enlightenment -- My father sees a UFO -- Ninety percent of all serial killers -- Mulberry street -- Prescription -- lemon -- Decoy -- After Bacon -- Ah! -- To Harry Crosby at the Hotel Des Artistes -- Sometimes I get distracted -- Detail -- Self portrait as you -- Pink shutters -- Thesis sentence -- Beauty secret -- Monologue : Frank O'Hara -- Table of contents for an imaginary book -- Second thoughts -- Armani weather -- Remorse after shopping -- Wang Wei's moon -- Almost transparent -- Cupboard/shrine -- From Lorine -- Fennel -- Starting to Rain -- Letter of recommendation -- Voice-over -- origami of time -- Jerome meditating -- National poetry month -- Autobiographical poem -- banal -- seven veils of spring -- Negative capabilities -- Asking for a raise -- I interview Elaine Equi on the four elements -- Opaque saints -- quiet poem -- sensuous reader -- objects in catalogs -- objects in Japanese novels -- objects in fairy tales -- Wittgenstein's colors -- burden of bad objects -- My taste -- Everywhere today we see a lack of commitment -- "Your Purple Arrives" -- O patriarchy -- killers inside me -- Women and magic -- Early influence -- Furniture fantasy -- Take-out fantasy -- Alien fantasy -- Out of the cloud chamber -- lost poems -- bend in the light -- Intersections -- sentimental song -- Trenton local -- Dessert -- For August in April -- Return of the sensuous reader -- After and in keeping with H.D. -- Career -- Reset -- Variations on the horizon -- Okay -- monster dances -- Cannibals in space -- Poem beginning with a line by James Wright -- most beautiful blonde in the world -- Ode to Chicago -- Clown -- Then I became the weathergirl -- For Hollis Sigler -- Waiting on you -- Yes or no -- Hi-fashion girl -- Arranged affair -- Amber street -- Poem -- Dolor -- plan.
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English
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Equi was born in Oak Park, Illinois and grew up in the Chicago area. Since 1988 she has lived in New York City with her husband, poet Jerome Sala. She currently teaches creative writing in the Master of Fine Arts programs at City College of New York and The New School. Widely published, her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, and numerous volumes of The Best American Poetry. In April 2007 Coffee House Press published Ripple Effect: New and Selected Poems. Also in 2007 she edited a special section for Jacket Magazine: The Holiday Album: Greeting Card Poems For All Occasions.
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9781566891974
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The Rhythm of Everyday Things

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1201 N Kedzie Ave.
60651 Chicago, IL
United States
US
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Book, Santiago
Date: 
2014
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The Rhythm of Everyday Things is a book of poetry by Sandra Santiago. It is about her experiences growing up in the Humboldt Park neighborhood and living as a woman.
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English
Spanish
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9781940856056
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Item Donor: 
Sheila A. Donovan

You Don't Know Us...Budlong Woods Writers

Location

5630 N. Lincoln Ave
60659 Chicago
United States
US
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Budlong Woods Writers, You Don't Know Us...Budlong Woods Writers
Date: 
2016
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An anthology by the participants of the Friday morning writer's workshop at Chicago Public Library's Budlong Woods Branch. Each poem, essay, and story carry with it the mantra, "every person is a poet and philosopher."
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English
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9781533053169, 1533053162
Item Donor: 
Sheila A. Donovan

Hearts in Transit

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Book, Markland
Date: 
1978
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Hearts in Transit is a collection of poetry by Kathleen Markland and Cynthia Frezek.
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English
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Signed by Kathy Markland
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Sheila A. Donovan

Blasphemer

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Book, Yarrow, Bill
Date: 
2015
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Blasphemer is a collection of poetry by Bill Yarrow. "Is this book blasphemous? it takes on God, religion, love, death, sex, parents, writers, literature, form, purpose, and order. Is Bill Yarrow a blasphemer? You Decide." *
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English
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* quote in abstract taken from the back of the book. Signed by the Author
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9781943170012
Website: 

festivalwriter.org

Item Donor: 
Sheila A. Donovan

The Thirty-Ninth Annual Jo-Anne Hirshfield Memorial Poetry Awards

Location

1703 Orrington Ave
60201 Evanston
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Journal, The Thirty-Ninth Annual Jo-Anne Hirshfield Memorial Poetry Awards
Date: 
April 23, 2017
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39
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Adult and youth poetry awards held in Jo-Anne Hirshfield's memory through funds entrusted to the Evanston Public Library.
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English
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Cram 13: The CAPP Awards

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Zine, Cram 13: The CAPP Awards
Date: 
2012
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13
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Cram is a free poetry zine distributed in Chicago. This issue collects winners of the CAPP awards.
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English
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The Donor's poem is bookmarked
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chicagopoetry.com

Item Donor: 
Sheila A. Donovan

Cram 11: Poetry Squared

Cram 9: Poetry in the First

Cram 8 Poetic Chicago

Location

Chicago, IL
United States
US
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zine, Cram 8 Poetic Chicago
Date: 
2010
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8
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Cram is a literary journal featuring poets writing about Chicago. Presented by ChicagoPoetry.com.
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English
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chicagopoetry.com

Item Donor: 
Sheila A. Donovan

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