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American sonnets for my past and future assassin / Terrance Hayes.

Hayes, Terrance, (author.).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Penguin poets
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 811.54 HAYE (Text) 39391006906547 Nonfiction Checked out 06/28/2019
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 811.54 HAY (Text) 37323005403111 NONFIC Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143133186
  • ISBN: 0143133187
  • Physical Description: 91 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2018.

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Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
"A powerful, timely, dazzling collection of sonnets from one of America's most acclaimed poets, Terrance Hayes, the National Book Award winning author of Lighthead In seventy poems bearing the same title, Terrance Hayes explores the meanings of American, of assassin, and of love in the sonnet form. Written during the first two hundred days of the Trump presidency, these poems are haunted by the country's past and future eras and errors, its dreams and nightmares. Inventive, compassionate, hilarious, melancholy, and bewildered--the wonders of this new collection are irreducible and stunning"-- Provided by publisher.
"In seventy poems bearing the same title, Terrance Hayes explores the meanings of American, of assassin, and of love in the sonnet form. These poems are haunted by the country's past and future eras and errors, its dreams and nightmares"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: POETRY / American / General.
POETRY / American / African American.
Genre: Poetry.

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