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Title News of the world : poems / Philip Levine.
Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
Edition 1st pbk. ed.

Location Call No. Status Notes
 Purdy-Kresge Library  PS 3562 .E9 N48 2011    CHECKED IN
Description viii, 65 p. ; 23 cm.
Note Originally published: 2009.
Contents Our valley -- Unholy Saturday -- A story -- New Year's Eve, in hospital -- Before the war -- My fathers, the Baltic -- Yakov -- Innocence -- Dearborn suite -- An extraordinary morning -- Arrival and departure -- On me! -- Blood -- Homecoming -- Of love and other disasters -- Library days -- Fixing the foot : on rhythm -- Islands -- Not worth the wait -- In the white city -- Old word -- Closed -- The language problem -- News of the world -- Alba -- The music of time -- During the war -- The death of Mayakovsky -- Two voices -- The heart of October -- Burial rites -- Magic.
Summary A volume of prose poems and formal verses, includes pieces on breakfasting late-shift Detroit auto workers, a woman who sings with the Spanish dawn, and an Andorran communist black-market supplier.
Subject American poetry.
Added Title Detroit Poetry Collection.
ISBN 9780375711909 (pbk.) : $16.00
0375711902 (pbk.)
OCLC # 695533523
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