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The mother-child papers / with a new preface by the author ; Alicia Suskin Ostriker.

By: Ostriker, Alicia.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Pitt poetry series: Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2009. 2013)Description: 1 online resource (xii, 65 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780822978268; 0822978261.Subject(s): Poetry -- CollectionsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Mother-child papers.DDC classification: 811/.54 LOC classification: PS3565.S84 | M6 2009Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Preface; I. Cambodia; II. Mother/Child; III. The Spaces; Letter to M.; Song of the Abandoned One; Macbeth and the Kids in the Cabin at Chester; Things to Remember of Eve; In the Autumn of My Thirty-Seventh Birthday; Exile; The Spaces; Propaganda Poem: Maybe for Some Young Mamas; The Leaf Pile; The Seven Samurai, The Dolly, and Mary Cassatt; The Change; One, to Fly; In the Dust; His Speed and Strength; IV: This Power; One Marries; This Power; Dream.
Action note: digitized 2010 committed to preserveSummary: <Div>In 1970, as the war in Vietnam was heating up, Ostriker was awaiting the birth of her son. On April 30, President Nixon announced the bombing of Cambodia. On May 14, four students were shot and killed by National Guardsmen at Kent State University. The poems in this collection confront Ostriker's personal tumult as she considered the world she had brought her son into.</div>
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Preface; I. Cambodia; II. Mother/Child; III. The Spaces; Letter to M.; Song of the Abandoned One; Macbeth and the Kids in the Cabin at Chester; Things to Remember of Eve; In the Autumn of My Thirty-Seventh Birthday; Exile; The Spaces; Propaganda Poem: Maybe for Some Young Mamas; The Leaf Pile; The Seven Samurai, The Dolly, and Mary Cassatt; The Change; One, to Fly; In the Dust; His Speed and Strength; IV: This Power; One Marries; This Power; Dream.

<Div>In 1970, as the war in Vietnam was heating up, Ostriker was awaiting the birth of her son. On April 30, President Nixon announced the bombing of Cambodia. On May 14, four students were shot and killed by National Guardsmen at Kent State University. The poems in this collection confront Ostriker's personal tumult as she considered the world she had brought her son into.</div>

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Alicia Suskin Ostriker is the author of eleven previous poetry collections including: No Heaven; the volcano sequence; and The Little Space: Poems Selected and New, 1968-1998. She has received the Paterson Poetry Prize, the William Carlos Williams Award, the San Francisco State Poetry Center Award, and has twice been a finalist for the National Book Award. Ostriker has also written nine volumes of poetry criticism. She is Professor Emerita of English at Rutgers University and teaches in the MFA program of Drew University.

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