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First Cities: Collected Early Poems, 1960-1979 Presentation Piece, Separations, Taking Notice

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ISBN-10: 039332432X

ISBN-13: 9780393324327

Edition: 2003

Authors: Marilyn Hacker

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The anthology contains the first three books of Marilyn Hacker and contains her National Book Award-winning volume 'Presentation Piece'. Her writing can only be described as intensely intimate, beautiful and authoritative.
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Book details

List price: $21.95
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/17/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Terry Golway was a journalist for thirty years, writing for the New York Observer, the New York Times, and other venues. He holds a PhD in American history from Rutgers University and is currently the director of the Kean University Center for History, Politics, and Policy in New Jersey.Marilyn Hacker is the recipient of the National Book Award, the PEN Award for Poetry in Translation, the Robert Fagles Translation Prize, and the PEN/Voelcker Award for Poetry. Her collection Winter Names received a Lambda Literary Award and the Lenore Marshall Award of the Academy of American Poets. Her most recent collection of poetry was Names. She lives in Paris, France.

Presentation Piece
Presentation Piece
Learning Distances
Chanson de l'enfant prodige
An Alexandrite Pendant for My Mother
The Dark Twin
From The Old Reliable
Exiles
She Bitches about Boys
The Navigators
Concordances
Cities
For Elektra
The King of Cups Reversed
Ruptured Friendships
Elektra on Third Avenue
Lines on the Death of Madame de Stael
Alba: August
Alba: October
Aquatic Park: 1967
Iceplants: Army Beach
The Art of the Novel
Before the War
Landscape for Insurrection
The Sea Coming Indoors
Attack on the Iron Coast
Pornographic Poem
Forage Sestina
Imaginary Translation I
Imaginary Translation II
Imaginary Translation III
To the Reader
Nightsong
The Muses
Waiting
Like Aschenbach in Arizona
Sestina
Villanelle
Sisterhood
Elegy
Nimue to Merlin
Rooms in Bloomsbury
Aube Provencale
Crepuscule Provencal
Apologia pro opera sua
The Osiris Complex
Untoward Occurrence at Embassy Poetry Reading
A Christmas Crown
Separations
Geographer
Geographer
The Terrible Children
The Terrible Children
Jeremy Bentham in Guanajuato
Senora P.
The Song of Liadan
Poem for Edwin Dickinson
Catherine
Catherine in Love
Catherine Pregnant
Catherine Married
Equinoctial
Some of the Boys
Birmingham
September
After the Revolution
The Last Time
Alba: March
Living on the Edge
Somewhere in a Turret
Sonnet
Return
Imaginary Translation
Suggestions of Travel
Occasional Verses
Geode
La Vie de Chateau
Villanelle: Late Summer
Gifts
Rhetoric
The Life of a Female Artist Is Full of Vicissitudes
The Last Time
Prism and Lens
Prism and Lens
Three Seasons: 1944
The Callers
The Companion
Separations
Separations
Taking Notice
Feeling and Form
Feeling and Form
Living in the Moment
Sequence
The Regent's Park Sonnets
Part of a Letter
Rondeau after a Transatlantic Telephone Call
Living in the Moment
Burnham Beeches
Adult Entertainment
A Man with Sons
The Hang-Glider's Daughter
Prayer for My Daughter
Boulder: August 1977
Three Sonnets for Iva
Up from D.C.
Huge Baby Blues
Third Snowfall
Iva's Pantoum
The Hang-Glider's Daughter
Occasions
Sonnet Ending with a Film Subtitle
Introductory Lines
For Getting Started in a New Place
Lines Declining a Transatlantic Dinner Invitation
Iva's Birthday Poem
July 19, 1979
Partial Analysis
Tranche Romanciere
La Fontaine de Vaucluse
Conte
Why We Are Going Back to Paradise Island
Visiting Chaldon Down
Ordinary Women I
Ordinary Women II
Shirland Road
La Fontaine de Vaucluse
Peterborough
Moon Animation
Home, and I've
Five Meals
Pantoum
From Provence
Canzone
Taking Notice
Taking Notice
Index