FCR Staff Recommendations for National Poetry Month

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The following poetry books are recommended reading from the staff of The Fox Chase Review. We hope you enjoy the selections.

Medford Arts Center Reading 3 14 13 Featured Poet Diane Sahms-Guarnieri (2)From Editor Diane Sahms-Guarnieri

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William Carlos Williams – Selected Poems

Edited by Charles Tomlinson

http://www.amazon.com/Selected-Poems-William-Carlos-Williams/dp/081120958X

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 Charles Baudelaire – Les Fleurs du Mal, Translated by Richard Howard

http://www.amazon.com/Les-Fleurs-Mal-Charles-Baudelaire/dp/0879234253

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Neruda – Selected Poems, Edited by Nathaniel Tarn

http://www.gregorbooks.com/cgi-bin/gregor/18415

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Rimbaud – Complete Works, Selected Letters,  

Translated by Wallace Fowlie

http://www.amazon.com/Rimbaud-Complete-Works-Selected-Letters/dp/0226719731

dante

The Inferno of Dante, Translation by Robert Pinsky 

http://us.macmillan.com/theinfernoofdante/Dante

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Sandra DavidsonFrom  Editor Sandra Davidson

incident

Incident at the Edge of Bayonet Woods by Paula Bohince

http://www.amazon.com/Incident-Edge-Bayonet-Woods-Poems/dp/1932511628

the need

The Need to Hold Still by Lisel Mueller

http://www.amazon.com/The-Need-Hold-Still-Poems/dp/0807106704

vain

Vain Empires by William Logan

http://www.amazon.com/Empires-Poets-Penguin-William-Logan/dp/0140588949

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The Play of Dark and Light by Rita Ott Ramstad

http://www.amazon.com/Play-Dark-Light-Rita-Ramstad/dp/0944920446

eighty

Coming Into Eighty by May Sarton

http://www.amazon.com/Coming-into-Eighty-May-Sarton/dp/0393316238

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Rodger Lowenthal 4From Staff Book Reviewer Rodger Lowenthal

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The Dream Songs by John Berryman

http://www.amazon.com/Dream-Songs-John-Berryman/dp/0374530661

different hours 

Different Hours  by Stephen Dunn

http://www.amazon.com/Different-Hours-Poems-Stephen-Dunn/dp/0393322327

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Unincorporated Persons of the Late Honda Dynasty

by Tony Hoagland

http://www.amazon.com/Unincorporated-Persons-Late-Honda-Dynasty/dp/1555975496

 Child Made Of Sand

Child Made of Sand by Thomas Lux

http://www.amazon.com/Child-Made-Sand-Thomas-Lux/dp/0547580983

 muscular music by Terrance Hayes

Muscular Music by Terrance Hayes

http://www.amazon.com/Muscular-Carnegie-Mellon-Classic-Contemporary/dp/0887484387

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g emil reutter

From g emil reutter

Drowning Like Li Po in a River of Red Wine

Drowning Like Li Po in a River of Red Wine by A.D. Winans

http://www.amazon.com/Drowning-River-Wine-Selected-1970-2010/dp/0977730085

roethke

The Achievement of Theodore Roethke

http://www.amazon.com/Achievement-Theodore-Comprehensive-Selection-Introduction/dp/B0016DCGWK

What Work Is

What Work Is by Phillip Levine

http://www.amazon.com/What-Work-Philip-Levine/dp/0679740589

poet laureates

Poets Laureate Anthology

http://www.amazon.com/Poets-Laureate-Anthology-Elizabeth-Schmidt/dp/0393061817

outlaw

The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry

http://www.amazon.com/Outlaw-Bible-American-Poetry/dp/1560252278

 

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One response to “FCR Staff Recommendations for National Poetry Month

  1. Some fantastic titles. I think my wish list just got a little longer. Our library is tiny, so their priorities are a bit condensed. This is a must-have soon: Poets Laureate Anthology.

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