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The Resource Because the light will not forgive me : essays from a poet, Shaun T. Griffin ; illustrations by Ismael García Santillanes

Because the light will not forgive me : essays from a poet, Shaun T. Griffin ; illustrations by Ismael García Santillanes

Label
Because the light will not forgive me : essays from a poet
Title
Because the light will not forgive me
Title remainder
essays from a poet
Statement of responsibility
Shaun T. Griffin ; illustrations by Ismael García Santillanes
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is a book of essays about the American West, about poets and poetry, and about looking beyond our borders for reconciliation and lessons about how we might address similar issues at home."--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CoU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Griffin, Shaun T.
Dewey number
808.81/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6110.P6
LC item number
G75 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
García Santillanes, Ismael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Griffin, Shaun T.
  • Poetry of places
  • Poets
  • Poetry in prisons
Label
Because the light will not forgive me : essays from a poet, Shaun T. Griffin ; illustrations by Ismael García Santillanes
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223127942564
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dressing for fire -- Snowalking -- Walking into the desert -- Letter from the Blackstone River : under fog with the porcupine caribou -- Minot, North Dakota : when the sky begins to unravel -- Walden Pond in the desert -- Because the land is so bare : the poetry of Joanne de Longchamps -- Adrian C. Louis and the fire water world -- The desert outside : thinking about Richard Shelton -- Most of what I believe was found in poetry's ancient hands -- My journey to Hayden Carruth : falling down to understand -- From sorrow's well : on Hayden Carruth's resolute poetics -- Before I knew her mind : a dream of Carolyn Kizer -- If I had wheels or love -- From the ash of human feeling : teaching poetry behind the fence -- Looking for William Stafford on the yard -- The magnetic pull in a poem -- Sing, before the long silence returns -- What border to cross? -- A poet returns to Ireland -- In the library of chile pickers, fishermen, and Vicente's stone -- Below swifts in the Albayzón -- Fourteen days in South Africa ; healing and contradiction at Land's End -- Letter from Zimbabwe -- Fadhil in the new world : how humor saved an Iraqi poet -- Trying to cross the island between us -- Without a way home
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 247 pages
Isbn
9781948908122
Lccn
2018051314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1073033196
Label
Because the light will not forgive me : essays from a poet, Shaun T. Griffin ; illustrations by Ismael García Santillanes
Publication
Bar code
31223127942564
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dressing for fire -- Snowalking -- Walking into the desert -- Letter from the Blackstone River : under fog with the porcupine caribou -- Minot, North Dakota : when the sky begins to unravel -- Walden Pond in the desert -- Because the land is so bare : the poetry of Joanne de Longchamps -- Adrian C. Louis and the fire water world -- The desert outside : thinking about Richard Shelton -- Most of what I believe was found in poetry's ancient hands -- My journey to Hayden Carruth : falling down to understand -- From sorrow's well : on Hayden Carruth's resolute poetics -- Before I knew her mind : a dream of Carolyn Kizer -- If I had wheels or love -- From the ash of human feeling : teaching poetry behind the fence -- Looking for William Stafford on the yard -- The magnetic pull in a poem -- Sing, before the long silence returns -- What border to cross? -- A poet returns to Ireland -- In the library of chile pickers, fishermen, and Vicente's stone -- Below swifts in the Albayzón -- Fourteen days in South Africa ; healing and contradiction at Land's End -- Letter from Zimbabwe -- Fadhil in the new world : how humor saved an Iraqi poet -- Trying to cross the island between us -- Without a way home
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 247 pages
Isbn
9781948908122
Lccn
2018051314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1073033196

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