The Crack in Everything (Pitt Poetry Series)

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A collection of poems on cancer and other topics

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Alicia Suskin Ostriker is one of America’s premier visionary poets and critics.  She is the author of fourteen poetry collections, including The Book of Seventy; The Mother/Child Papers; No Heaven; the volcano sequence; and  The Little Space: Poems Selected and New, 1968 1998, as well as several books on the Bible.  She has received the Paterson Poetry Prize, the William Carlos Williams Award, the San Francisco State Poetry Center Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and has twice been a finalist for the National Book Award. Ostriker is Professor Emerita of English at Rutgers University and teaches in the low-residency MFA program of Drew University.


After Illness
After The Reunion
Alice Before Her Widowhood
Anecdote Without Flowers: 1919
Appearance And Reality
At The Van Gogh Museum
Berkeley: Youth And Age
The Book Of Life
The Boys, The Broom Handle, And The Retarded Girl
The Class
Deaf Cities
The Death Of The Poet, Hartford 1955
The Dogs At Live Oak Beach, Santa Cruz
The Eighth And Thirteenth
Extraterrestrial: A Wedding For Nina And John
The Figure Of Metaphor
Frowning At Emily
The Glassblower's Breath
In Our Time: A Poem To Aphrodite
Jonah's Gourd Vine
Locker Room Conversation
Marie At Tea
The Mastectomy Poems: 1. The Bridge
The Mastectomy Poems: 10. Years Of Girlhood (for My Students)
The Mastectomy Poems: 11. The River
The Mastectomy Poems: 2. The Gurney
The Mastectomy Poems: 3. Riddle: Post-op
The Mastectomy Poems: 4. Mastectomy
The Mastectomy Poems: 5. What Was Lost
The Mastectomy Poems: 6. December 31
The Mastectomy Poems: 7. Wintering
The Mastectomy Poems: 8. Normal
The Mastectomy Poems: 9. Healing
Middle-aged Woman At A Pond
The Nature Of Beauty
Neoplatonic Riff
Nude Descending
The Orange Cat
Revolution As Desire
The Russian Army Goes Into Baku
Saturday Night
Still Life: A Glassful Of Zinnias On My Daughter's Kitchen Table
The Studio (homage To Alice Neel)
Surfer Days
Taylor Lake
The Vocabulary Of Joy
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Alicia Suskin Ostriker
Published by Univ of Pittsburgh Pr (Txt) (1996)
ISBN 10: 0822939363 ISBN 13: 9780822939368
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