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Title:
Slow trains overhead : Chicago poems and stories
Author:
Gibbons, Reginald.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
110 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Adams & Wabash -- A meeting -- Pears or peaches -- Ode: citizens -- Avian time -- Elsewhere children -- A car -- Milwaukee & Division -- Small business -- Forsaken in the city -- A large heavy-faced woman, pocked, unkempt, in a loose dress -- Admiration -- A leap -- Mekong Restaurant -- City -- Wonder -- Ode: at a twenty-four-hour gas station -- Enough -- The vanishing point -- Just imagine -- On sad suburban afternoons of autumn -- Broadway & Argyle -- Slow motion -- Sparrow -- An aching young man -- Oh -- Boy on a busy corner -- A man in a suit -- Hungry man raids supermarket -- The blue dress -- The affect of elms -- Red Line Howard/95th -- Mission -- Rich pale pink -- Friday snow -- Nonna -- State & Wacker -- On Belmont -- Christmas -- Celebration -- No matter what has happened this May.
ISBN:
9780226290584
Format :
Book