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Title:
The best of the prose poem : an international journal
Author:
Johnson, Peter, 1951-
Publication Information:
Providence, R.I. : Providence College ; Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
265 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
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Prose poem (Providence, R.I.)
ISBN:
9781893996083
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Book

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Central Library PN6110.P82 P772 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Table of Contents

Peter JohnsonKim AddonizioRobert AlexanderAgha Shahid AliJack AndersonNin AndrewsRane ArroyoRose AuslanderRuth BeharMichael BenediktAloysius BertrandRobert BlyMichael BowdenJohn BradleyJoel BrouwerChristopher BuckleyLynne Burris ButlerChambers / FedermanMaxine ChernoffMichael ChitwoodDavid CitinoKillarney ClaryMark CunninghamCraig CzuryPhilip DaceyJon DavisAles DebeljakChard deNiordPeter DesyRay DiPalmaLiljana DirjanStuart DybekRussell EdsonNikos EngonopoulosElke ErbClayton EshlemanGary FinckeLawrence FixelCharles FortRichard GarciaVal GerstleAmy GerstlerGary GildnerJames Vladimir GillRay GonzalezMiriam GoodmanDavid GreensladeRichard GwynLeo HaberS. C. HahnCecil HelmanBob HemanBrian HenryJennifer L. HolleyBrooke HorvathHolly IglesiasDavid IgnatowGray JacobikSibyl JamesLouis JenkinsBrian JohnsonJim JohnsonGeorge KalamarasPaol KeinegBill KnottMary A. KoncelStephen KuusistoDavid LazarLarry LevisP. H. LiottaRachel LodenGian LombardoRobert Hill LongMorton MarcusPeter MarkusDionisio D. MartinezMichael MartoneWilliam MatthewsKathleen McGookeyJay MeekChristopher MerrillHenri MichauxGabriela MistralFred MuratoriPablo NerudaKristy NielsenNaomi Shihab NyeNina NyhartTommy OlofssonImre OraveczRobert PerchanJane Lunin PerelFrancis PicabiaCristian PopescuConstance PultzJacques RedaPierre ReverdyYannis RitsosVern RutsalaJohn ShoemakerBarry SileskyCharles SimicGoran SimicWilliam SlaughterBruce SmithEllen McGrath SmithThomas R. SmithLinda SmuklerMaura StantonJ. David StevensBrian SwannJean TardieuJames TateCarine TopalHelen TzagoloffMark VinzChris VolpeDiane WaldLiz WaldnerRosmarie WaldropCharles Harper WebbTom WhalenM.L. WilliamsPeter WortsmanC.D. WrightJohn YauDavid YoungGary YoungAndrew ZawackiGene ZeigerJames A. ZollerRussell Edson
Introductionp. 10
Last Giftsp. 19
In The Sportsmanp. 20
Dear Shahidp. 21
Moral Discoursep. 22
Angelsp. 23
The Obsessionp. 24
The Summer My Sister Turned Fourteenp. 25
In Grandma's Bathroomp. 26
Lucky, The Latin Lover Of Lombard, Illinoisp. 27
Privacyp. 28
Progressp. 29
Poem XXXVp. 30
The Toymaker Gloomy But Then Again Sometimes Happpyp. 31
Viol Da Gambap. 33
Warning To The Readerp. 34
An Oyster Shellp. 35
Beatniksp. 36
If You're There Pick Upp. 37
The Accidentp. 38
Memo To Ariadnep. 39
Tumorp. 40
Markedp. 41
Ignis Fatuusp. 42
Lucy Zp. 44
A Little Requestp. 45
The Soundp. 46
Heavenly Bodiesp. 48
Practicump. 50
The Land Of Liarsp. 51
Clear of oak groves ...p. 52
Early radios talk ...p. 53
Hayp. 54
But These Boys Todayp. 55
Psalm For Fayp. 56
The Baitp. 58
The Frogsp. 60
In History: Ip. 61
In History: IIp. 62
The Common Manp. 63
In this moment...p. 64
Indifferently, he watched...p. 65
The Musicp. 66
Dad's Homep. 67
Dilationp. 68
The Urban Lifep. 69
Alphabet Soupp. 70
Sleepp. 72
Breadp. 73
The Traveling Circusp. 74
Ballsp. 75
The Portraitp. 76
The Antique Shopp. 77
Maria Of The Nightp. 78
Rip Van Winklep. 79
Constrictorp. 80
The History Of Passion Will Tumble This Weekp. 81
A Little Kitchen Musicp. 82
The Smile At The Foot Of The Ladderp. 84
T. S. Eliot Was A Negrop. 86
Chickenheadp. 87
Mom Told Me To Grow Up And Win The Nobel Prizep. 88
Mysterious Tearsp. 89
The Wolverinep. 91
Words Found Above A Swinging Gatep. 92
Busyp. 93
Shopping Tripp. 94
Speak Upp. 95
Lifting The Virginp. 96
The Grinder Baruch Espinosap. 97
Omahap. 98
That UFO That Picked On Usp. 100
Geographyp. 101
This Timep. 102
The Invitationp. 103
The Rubbingp. 104
The Encyclopaedia Britannica Uses Down Syndrome To Define "Monster"p. 105
Thursday Afternoon: Life Is Sweetp. 107
Proud Of Myselfp. 108
My Own Housep. 109
A Modern Fablep. 110
Without Recriminationp. 111
A Little Charadep. 112
Le Nouveau Tempsp. 113
Septemberp. 114
Your Babyp. 115
The Working Lifep. 116
Self-Portrait (Kneeling)p. 117
Night-Blindnessp. 118
The Things A Man Keepsp. 119
The Preparation Of Bone Gluep. 120
Tohup. 123
Homicidal Domicile II: Night Of The No-Parp. 126
The Big Deep Voice Of Godp. 127
After The Weatherp. 128
Emanuel On The Tightropep. 129
No Name For Itp. 130
Black Boxp. 131
The Leopard's Mouth Is Dry And Cold Insidep. 132
Toad, Hog, Assassin, Mirrorp. 133
A Poem For Ahabp. 134
A Balkan Odysseyp. 136
In Melville's Roomp. 138
Check-in At Nurnbergp. 139
Droughtmongerp. 140
On The Biasp. 141
If Words Hold Stillp. 142
Small Clinic At Kilometer 7p. 143
Doing Hatha Yogap. 145
The Mussorgsky Questionp. 147
The Stone Flowersp. 150
Three Heroesp. 151
Lightp. 152
Black Lightp. 153
The Prodigal Son Is Spotted On The Grassy Knollp. 154
A Villagep. 155
A Resortp. 156
Talkp. 157
Attention, Everyonep. 158
Difficulty In My Heartp. 159
Ugly, smiling Agnes...p. 160
Roadside Motelsp. 161
Leaving The Roadside Motelp. 162
Forcesp. 163
From Necessitiesp. 164
Simplicityp. 166
Plume Had A Sore Fingerp. 167
The Figp. 169
From Nothing In The Darkp. 170
From Nothing In The Darkp. 171
The Keyp. 172
Self-Portrait As My Fatherp. 173
Hammer And Nailp. 174
La Feriap. 175
Ghost Triptychp. 176
War Storiesp. 177
Chicagop. 178
I Remember Clearlyp. 179
Gillagainp. 180
Bachelorhoodp. 181
Nights At The Racesp. 182
Blood Somewherep. 183
Ahead And Behindp. 184
Traditionp. 185
The Spectatorp. 186
All sorts of rubbish...p. 187
The fairground starts...p. 188
Combat Areap. 189
Behind The Eyelidsp. 190
Evening Walkp. 191
Hannelorep. 192
Your Time Will Comep. 194
Savedp. 195
Holy Dayp. 196
Theseus And Ariadnep. 197
Euphemia Gray's Pubisp. 198
Heroic Momentp. 199
Voice From The Cagep. 200
Medalsp. 201
War Micep. 202
China Lessonp. 203
Amerikap. 204
A Parisian Dinnerp. 205
Windy Day At Kabekonap. 206
Radiop. 207
Prayerp. 208
Searchesp. 209
The Signp. 210
The Directorp. 212
Man And His Shadowp. 213
Denied Areasp. 214
To Each His Ownp. 215
All Over The Lotp. 216
Her Silhouette Against The Alpenglowp. 217
Max In Egyptp. 218
Mail-Order Bridep. 219
Letter From The Cabinp. 220
The Getawayp. 221
Not 'Why Build' But 'Which Tools'p. 222
What Perhaps You Don't Understandp. 223
Post Prandialp. 224
Thisp. 225
Pomadesp. 226
A Stockbroker Dreams A Storyp. 227
Baseballp. 229
The Next Morningp. 230
Connemarap. 231
The Riddle Of The Sphinxp. 232
Gertrude And Alice Posep. 233
Song Of The Gourdp. 234
The Newly Renovated Opera House On Gilligan's Islandp. 235
Lullaby For The Elderlyp. 238
Kitchen Ruckusp. 239
I discovered a journal...p. 240
My son is learning about death...p. 241
Incognitop. 242
The Holep. 243
The Windp. 244
Sky Upon Usp. 245
Epilogue
The Prose Poem As A Beautiful Animalp. 246
Selected Bibliographyp. 247
Contributorsp. 251

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