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Crossing the snow bridge

Title
Crossing the snow bridge / Fatima Lim-Wilson.
Author
Lim-Wilson, Fatima, 1961-
Publication
Columbus : Ohio State University Press, 1995.

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Description
x, 105 pages; 23 cm
Subjects
Note
  • "Winner of the 1995 Ohio State University Press/The journal award in poetry."
Contents
  • Alphabet Soup, or Mimicry as a Second Language -- Upon Overhearing Tagalog -- Market Day -- Raising the Dead -- Pavarotti in Manila -- Inventing the Filipino -- Positively No Filipinos Allowed -- From the Bridal Book I -- Amok -- Ringmaster's Wife -- The Beginning of Things -- Primigravida -- Pica -- From the Letters to Old Wives -- Playing Mahjong with My Father's Ghost -- Sisters -- The Wave -- Cape Hatteras -- Summer Cottage, Whidbey Island -- Anniversary -- Bride of Okura -- Rice and Fish Sonnet -- Dreaming Magellan -- My Life in the News -- The Man Who Cleaned Her Shoes -- Broken English -- A Sestina Written in a Cold Land, or There Is No Word for Snow in My Language -- Luzviminda, or Filipinas Make Such Good Maids -- The Resident Alien as Acrobat -- A Barren Woman Puts on Her Man Costume -- The Weeping Fig -- Lost Ring -- Our Island -- The Dangers of This Craft -- Things to Do in the Dark -- When They Left Subic Bay -- Intuition -- Gift of Calamities --
  • Intensity Six: A Call to Dance -- The Arsonists -- Empty Room -- China Patterns -- Paper Year -- Aubade in Absence -- Shot Through -- Crossing Dreams -- Good Neighbors -- Leaving Doors Unlocked -- Feeling Amazonian -- The Gift Bearer -- Farmer Finds Bodies of Student Volunteers -- Infant Snatched from Stroller at the Mall -- The Love of Saints -- From the Bridal Book III -- Family Tree -- Walking with the Dead -- Explaining the Origin of My Name -- Kitchen Fires -- Forsaken Art -- A Rice Grain Village -- Translations of Love -- From the Bridal Book II -- Echo Lake -- Ferry to Bainbridge Island -- Upon Losing One's Map.
ISBN
  • 0814206808 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0814206816 (paper : alk. paper)
LCCN
95017599
OCLC
  • 32429190
  • ocm32429190
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries