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I have eaten the rattlesnake : new and selected poems

Title
I have eaten the rattlesnake : new and selected poems / Laurie Ann Guerrero.
Author
Guerrero, Laurie Ann
Publication
Fort Worth, Texas : TCU Press, [2020]

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Additional Authors
Espada, Martín, 1957-
Description
85 pages : illustrations (black and white); 24 cm.
Series Statement
TCU Texas poet laureate series
Uniform Title
TCU Texas poets laureate series.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Autobiographical poetry.
  • Poetry.
Contents
From A Tongue in the Mouth of the Dying -- Preparing the Tongue -- Sundays after Breakfast: A Lesson in Cotton Picking -- Sundays after Breakfast: A Lesson in Speech -- Las Lenguas -- Summer -- Stray Cat -- Babies under the House -- My Mother Woke a Rooster -- Put Attention -- Ode to My Boots -- Morning Praise of Nightmares -- Wooden Box -- Mr. G's Collection -- Ode to El Cabrito -- Ancient Algebra -- Early Words for My Son -- One Man's Name: Colonization of the Poetic, i-ix -- From A Crown for Gumecindo -- Where the Dead Come to Speak -- Love is Our Mother -- Praise Song for the Goat at the Grave -- The Absence of Water -- The Mesquite -- Without You, I Am Cactus -- Newborns -- Dia de Los Muertos -- Sunday Dinner -- Stone Fruit -- Casketing -- Untouchable -- (untitled) -- The Work: Blueprints for the Body -- En las Costillas de la Pagina -- Goodbye Sonnet -- Occasional and Ekphrastic Poems -- Last Meal: Breakfast Tacos, San Antonio, Tejas -- How to Sacrifice Your Son -- Brownies of the Southwest: Troop 704 -- (To the) Young Girl on a Chair -- The Miniature World of Faith -- Ars Politica: How to Make Art -- Three Hundred Years Before These, Three Hundred After -- So She Would Not Watch Him Split in Two, A Mother Commits Her Child to the Care of Her Enemy -- Between the Soil and the Sun -- New Work (2015-2019) -- On Eating Rabbit -- Mourning Song -- Where I Will Not Let You Take Me -- La Mano Ponderosa -- One Thousand Days after Death -- Letter to My Children about the Mouth -- Play the Song -- Inside This Hour -- Her English Name Is Krissy -- Catalyst for a Daughter-In-Law -- Ode to the Beet -- Night Feeding -- The Blessing -- The Plight of Lovers.
Call Number
JFE 21-3245
ISBN
  • 9780875657462
  • 087565746X
LCCN
2020038668
OCLC
1192305440
Author
Guerrero, Laurie Ann, author.
Title
I have eaten the rattlesnake : new and selected poems / Laurie Ann Guerrero.
Publisher
Fort Worth, Texas : TCU Press, [2020]
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Series
TCU Texas poet laureate series
TCU Texas poets laureate series.
Summary
"This is a collection of poems by a Texas poet laureate"-- Provided by publisher.
Added Author
Espada, Martín, 1957- writer of introduction.
Other Form:
Online version: Guerrero, Laurie Ann I have eaten the rattlesnake Fort Worth : TCU Press, 2020. 9780875657691 (DLC) 2020038669
Research Call Number
JFE 21-3245
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