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Springing New and Selected Poems

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ISBN-10: 0375709878

ISBN-13: 9780375709876

Edition: 2002

Authors: Marie Ponsot

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List price: $17.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/21/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Marie Ponsot’ s first book of poems was" True Minds" (1956); later books are "Admit Impediment" (1981) and "The Green Dark" (1988). She is a native New Yorker who has enjoyed teaching at Queens College, Beijing United University, the Poetry Center of the YMHA, New York University, and Columbia University. Among her awards are an NEA Creative Writing grant, the Delmore Schwartz Memorial Prize, and the Shaughnessy Medal of the Modern Language Association. Ponsot’ s most recent collection, "The Bird Catcher," won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry in 1998."From the Hardcover edition."

Old Jokes Appreciate
Drunk and Disorderly, Big Hair
What Would You Like to Be When You Grow Up?
Now Then
Decorum, Reflection
Ghosts of Narrative
Quick It Can
Rods and Cones, and The Statute of Limitations
What Changes
End of October
Real Estate: Kripplebush, New York
Crude Cabin, At the Brink of Quiet
Out of Water
Pathetic Fallacies Are Bad Science But
At the Botanical Gardens, University of British Columbia
After-Image, Cortes Island
My Word Is My Bond
We Stand Our Ground
Strong, Off Route 209
Imagine That
The First, At the Last
Rain All Night, Paris
A Visit
St.-Germain-des-Pres: Summer 1948
Ritournelle, for Paris 1948
Private and Profane
Pleasant Avenue
"Ville Indigene": Afrique du Nord
Sam Refuted, Respectfully
Take Any Card
Under a Routine Procedure
Elegy for Elizabeth Bleecker Averell
Gigue for Christmas Eve
To Forbid Grief
Because We Certainly Have Nothing Better to Do
Dialogue of Nemo and Personne
Explication de Texte
The Crow Dressed in Peacock Feathers
A Tale Told by Atheneus (Venus Callipygus)
Symposium Holiday
Last Resort
"Luxuria," Dreamboat
Half Full
Out of the North: Two Views
Take My Disproportionate Desire
"Qu'ai-je a Faire en Paradis?"
Matins and Lauds
Multipara Gravida 5
Communion of Saints: The Poor Bastard Under the Bridge
"'What Are You Doing Here, Stephen?'"
Rockefeller the Center
For a Divorce
Basic Skills
Residual Paralysis
About My Birthday
Among Women
From the Fountain at Vaucluse
Ghost Writer
The Differance: Chatou-Croissy
Live Model
Half-Life: Copies to All Concerned
As Is
Of Certain Students
For a Season
A Third Thank-You Letter
Advice: Ad Haereditates (I)
The Great Dead, Why Not, May Know
On a Library of Congress Photo of Eunice B. Winkless, 1904
The Problem of Freedom and Commitment
The Problem of Fiction
The Problem of Gratified Desire
The Problem of Loving-kindness
Wearing the Gaze of an Archaic Statue
"Love Is Not Love"
Hangzhou, Lake of the Poets
The Royal Gate
Outside the Fertile Crescent
De-fusing the Usual Criminal Metaphors
Jamaica Wildlife Center, Queens, New York
The Ides of May
Hard-Shell Clams
Out of Eden
Museum out of Mind
Friday Market
Myopia Makes All Light Sources Radiant
In Abeyance
Take Time, Take Place
"I've Been Around: It Gets Me Nowhere"
Old Mama Saturday
Northampton Style
The Title's Last
One Is One
Pourriture Noble
For My Old Self, At Notre-Dame
The Border
Separate, In the Swim
The Story After the Story
Roundstone Cove
Reading a Large Serving Dish
Two Questions
Explores Cry Out Unheard