American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin

American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin

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"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"--
"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"--
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, [2018]
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9780143133186
0143133187
Branch Call Number: 811.54 H329A 2018
Characteristics: 91 pages ; 22 cm

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