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Power lines : a decade of poetry from Chicago's Guild Complex

Title
Power lines : a decade of poetry from Chicago's Guild Complex / edited by Julie Parson-Nesbitt, Luis J. Rodriguez and Michael Warr.
Publication
Chicago : Tia Chucha Press : Distributed by Northwestern University Press, Chicago Distribution Center, [1999], ©1999.

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200 pages; 23 cm
Alternative Title
Powerlines
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Contents
  • My Neighbors / Inka Alasade -- The Sun King (1974) / Elizabeth Alexander -- Three Winter Songs / Michael Anania -- Better Than The Movies / Eduardo Arocho -- The Writer At Her Work / Beatriz Badikian -- Traveling Black / Jim Banks -- In Town / Amiri Baraka -- Night Crawl / Mary Shen Barnidge -- At The Stove / Enid Baron -- Poem For Wicker Park Yuppies (A True Story) / Kim Berez -- Sugar Blue, Harmonica Man / Tara Betts -- Two Dedications / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Carnality / Dennis Brutus -- Hell Night / Lisa Buscani -- For My Child Who Became A Man In His Thirteenth Year / Ana Castillo -- I Could Not Swallow The Lake / Andrea L. Change -- Millennium, Five Songs / Marilyn Chin -- Cloud / Sandra Cisneros -- Twentieth Century Nod Out (2) / Wanda Coleman -- Gabacha Encantada / Carlos Cortez -- El Comandante / Carlos Cumpian -- After A Reading At A Black College / Toi Derricotte -- Mysteries / John Dickson -- The Jungle / Denise Duhamel and Maureen Seaton --
  • A Cigarette's Iris In The Eye Of A Candle / Martin Espada -- Harry's House / Daniel Ferri -- A Poem For My Wife While She Sleeps / Tony Fitzpatrick -- No One Wears Hats Anymore / Suzanne Frank -- From "A," the End of the Earth / Cynthia Gallaher -- Magnolia / Lucia Cordell Getsi -- Manifesto Discovered Under a Trillium / Reginald Gibbons -- "the blooz man" / Reggie Gibson -- The Ladder / Diane Glancy -- It Was A Turtle / Ray Gonzalez -- Fragments Of The Other / Kimiko Hahn -- Home Depot / Melanie Hamblin -- This Is My Heart / Joy Harjo -- Nebula / Jennifer Harris -- Nautilus / Mary K. Hawley -- worship / Kurt Heintz -- 2 Gals From Chicago / Batya G. Hernandez -- Workfare / Jack Hirschman -- Remnants Performance (Life, Liberty, Pursuit of Poetry) Groningen (Cafe Verla) 10/19/98 3:21 am / Bob Holman -- Canticus Narcissus / Paul Hoover -- The Tongue Of Drunks / Jean Howard -- Elvis In The Underworld / Mark Ingebretsen --
  • Rainha Nzingha Reflects on the Absence of Justice / Angela Jackson -- john Iee: detroit special / Tyehimba Jess -- The Poet's Mother / Richard Jones -- Fin-de-Siecle Blues / Carolyn Kizer -- Meditations on an Olmec Head / Yusef Komunyakaa -- blood, water, pen, sword / C. J. Laity -- learning to swim / Quraysh Ali Lansana -- The Other Hours / Li-Young Lee -- My Father Is An Excellent Dog / Billy Lombardo -- Easter Sunday Morning, 1973: Maxwell Street, Chicago / Chet Long -- Mistress Of Nothing / Olivia Maciel -- if you lose your optimism you're in serious trouble / Haki R. Madhubuti -- just aim and shoot a love poem / Mario -- Loneliness / Demetria Martinez -- Capitalist Poem #55 / Campbell McGrath -- For Your Mother, Whom I've Never Met / Marci Merola -- Twin Heartbeats / Effie Mihopoulos -- The Fractal Geometry Of Love / Patricia Monaghan -- Fasting / J. M. Morea -- The Peach Pit / Kyoko Mori -- Mater Dolorosa / Sulima Q. Moya -- Halcyon Days / Lisel Mueller --
  • Red Dress / Simone Muench -- Miss Saigon Protest Performance Queens / David Mura -- One Day In The North Shore / Raul Nino -- My Neighbor at 98 / Naomi Shihab Nye -- Jellyfish / Dwight Okita -- You Are The One Who Names Us All / Julie Parson-Nesbitt -- Family Values / Marge Piercy -- Roses / Deborah Pintonelli -- Sharecropper / Sterling Plumpp -- Fighting Fire / Minnie Bruce Pratt -- Crosses / Rohan B. Preston -- Confession / Mike Puican -- Weight / Eugene B. Redmond -- In Patagonia / Adrienne Rich -- 60/Blue Island / Joe Roarty -- My Nature Is Hunger / Luis J. Rodriguez -- Marvin Gardens / Cin Salach -- Bismillah Al-Rahman Al-Rahim Pilgrimage / Melysha Sargis -- Freedom Baptist / Angela Shannon -- In Praise of Some Women / John Sheehan -- This Year's Flu / Barry Silesky -- On Being Unable To See The Sense Of Placing Something Beautiful In The Lines Of This -- Poem / Marc Smith -- The Deer / Patricia Smith -- Elk Grove Village / John Starrs --
  • Blue Country / Hugh Steinberg -- Herzog / Christopher Stewart -- Mr. Orange / Marvin Tate -- I Have Seen / Piri Thomas -- Gray Day In January In La Jolla: 1997 / Quincy Troupe -- Twist / Mark Turcotte -- Julia de Burgos / Frank Varela -- Half Moon Gate / Martha Modena Vertreace -- Warriors / Michael Warr -- To Malcom X on His Second Coming / Afaa Michael Weaver -- Any Day in June / Larry Winfield.
ISBN
  • 1882688228
  • 1882699228 (canceled/invalid)
LCCN
99072837
OCLC
ocm43299786
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries