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9780374173029 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 20, 2016, cover price $23.00

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9780872867024 | City Lights Books, May 24, 2016, cover price $13.95

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Product Description: "This book talks smack. This book chews with its open mouth full of the juiciest words, the most indigestible images. This book undoes me. . . . francine j. harris brilliantly ransacks the poet's toolkit, assembling art from buckets of disaster and shreds of hope...read more

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9781938584251 | Alice James Books, April 12, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "This book talks smack.

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Product Description: Praise for Jamaal May:"Linguistically acrobatic [and] beautifully crafted. . . . [Jamaal May's] poems, exquisitely balanced by a sharp intelligence mixed with earnestness, makes his debut a marvel."—Publishers WeeklyFollowing Jamaal May's award-winning debut collection, Hum (2013), these new poems explore parallel landscapes of the poet's interior and an insidious American condition...read more

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9781938584244 | Alice James Books, April 12, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Praise for Jamaal May:"Linguistically acrobatic [and] beautifully crafted.

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9781942683025 | Boa Editions, April 12, 2016, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: Winner of the A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry PrizeFinalist for the 2017 Kate Tufts Discovery AwardFinalist for the 2017 Thom Gunn Award for Gay PoetryFinalist for the 2017 Lambda Literary Award for Gay PoetryFinalist for the Norma Farber First Book AwardRich in religious and artistic imagery, Trouble the Water is an intriguing exploration of race, sexuality, and identity, particularly where self-hood is in constant flux...read more
By Mary Szybist (foreword by)

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9781942683049 | Boa Editions, April 12, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Winner of the A.

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Product Description: The wildly enchanting new collection from the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa"If I am not Ulysses, I am / his dear, ruthless half-brother." So announces Yusef Komunyakaa early in his lush new collection, The Emperor of Water Clocks...read more

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9780374147839 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 6, 2015, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The wildly enchanting new collection from the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa"If I am not Ulysses, I am / his dear, ruthless half-brother.

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Product Description: "A poet to watch."—O Magazine"I tell the truth, but I try to be kind about it."—Camille Rankine in 12 QuestionsNamed "a poet to watch" by O Magazine, Camille Rankine's debut collection is a series of provocations and explorations...read more

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9781556594908 | Copper Canyon Pr, December 29, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: "A poet to watch.

Written by a classics and theatre specialist, this study investigates the ways that the ancient Greeks produced and staged the great plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides. The author suggests factors that enable readers to imagine how the great tragedies of fifth century Athens were staged.

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9780374248284 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 2015, cover price $23.00

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9780413657206, titled "Greek Theatre Practice" | Heinemann, June 1, 1992, cover price $25.95 | also contains Greek Theatre Practice | About this edition: Written by a classics and theatre specialist, this study investigates the ways that the ancient Greeks produced and staged the great plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides.

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Product Description: One of The Washington Post's Best Poetry Collections of 2015One of NPR's Best Books of 2015One of Flavorwire's Best Poetry Books of 2015Long-listed for the National Book Award in poetryLong-listed for the 2016 PEN Open Book Award"Who the hell's heaven is this?" Rowan Ricardo Phillips offers many answers, and none at all, in Heaven, the piercing and revelatory encore to his award-winning debut, The Ground...read more

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9780374168520 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 16, 2015, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: One of The Washington Post's Best Poetry Collections of 2015One of NPR's Best Books of 2015One of Flavorwire's Best Poetry Books of 2015Long-listed for the National Book Award in poetryLong-listed for the 2016 PEN Open Book Award"Who the hell's heaven is this?

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By Langston Hughes, Carl Van Vechten (introduced by) and Kevin Young (foreword by)

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9780385352970 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, February 10, 2015, cover price $26.00

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Product Description: Honored as a "Best Book of 2014" by Library JournalHonored as a "Standout Book of 2014" by American Poet magazineWinnner of the Thom Gunn Award for Gay PoetryPaterson Award for Literary Excellence, 2015 NPR.org writes: “In his second collection, The New Testament, Brown treats disease and love and lust between men, with a gentle touch, returning again and again to the stories of the Bible, which confirm or dispute his vision of real life...read more

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9781556594571 | Copper Canyon Pr, September 16, 2014, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Honored as a "Best Book of 2014" by Library JournalHonored as a "Standout Book of 2014" by American Poet magazineWinnner of the Thom Gunn Award for Gay PoetryPaterson Award for Literary Excellence, 2015 NPR.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2015 PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Literary AwardIn her debut collection of verse and prose, Moïse moves deftly between memories of growing up as a Haitian immigrant in the suburbs of Boston, to bearing witness to brutality and catastrophe, to intellectual, playful explorations of pop culture enigmas like Michael Jackson and Jean-Michel Basquiat...read more

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9780872866140 | 1 edition (City Lights Books, April 8, 2014), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Winner of the 2015 PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Literary AwardIn her debut collection of verse and prose, Moïse moves deftly between memories of growing up as a Haitian immigrant in the suburbs of Boston, to bearing witness to brutality and catastrophe, to intellectual, playful explorations of pop culture enigmas like Michael Jackson and Jean-Michel Basquiat.

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9781938584022 | Alice James Books, November 19, 2013, cover price $15.95

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Product Description: Bury My Clothes, a finalist for the 2013 National Book Award for poetry, is a meditation on violence, race, and the place in art at which they intersect. Art—specifically in oppressed communities—is about survival, Roger Bonair-Agard asserts, and establishing personhood in a world that says you have none...read more

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9781608462698 | Haymarket Books, May 7, 2013, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Bury My Clothes, a finalist for the 2013 National Book Award for poetry, is a meditation on violence, race, and the place in art at which they intersect.

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Product Description: "These poems move forward like a novel in verse with a real understanding of the differences between the past and history. Or, as Johnson herself says in the opening poem, 'Each one is hungry for a voice & music to re-bloom.' This is a poet the best readers will be reading for the rest of their lives...read more

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9781882295951 | Alice James Books, January 1, 2013, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "These poems move forward like a novel in verse with a real understanding of the differences between the past and history.

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Product Description: Written by a classics and theatre specialist, this study investigates the ways that the ancient Greeks produced and staged the great plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides. The author suggests factors that enable readers to imagine how the great tragedies of fifth century Athens were staged...read more

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9780413657206 | Heinemann, June 1, 1992, cover price $25.95 | also contains Reconnaissance: Poems | About this edition: Written by a classics and theatre specialist, this study investigates the ways that the ancient Greeks produced and staged the great plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides.

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