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Be Holding

Be Holding

A Poem

A New Epic Poem from the Author of The Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude and The Book of Delights

Driving in Cars with Homeless Men

Driving in Cars with Homeless Men

Stories

Winner of the 2019 Drue Heinz Prize for Literature, selected by Min Jin Lee

The Islands

The Islands

Six Fictions
The Volcano and After

The Volcano and After

Selected and New Poems 2002-2019
Alicia Suskin Ostriker’s passionate voice has long been acknowledged as a vital force in American poetry. From urgent spiritual quest to biting political satire, from elegy to comedy, from celebration of the city street and the world “as a paradise might be / if we had eyes to see,” to ...
Earnest, Earnest?

Earnest, Earnest?

Poems

Winner of the 2019 Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize.

City of Lake and Prairie

City of Lake and Prairie

Chicago's Environmental History

The First Comprehensive Examination of Chicago’s Environmental History from Indigenous Peoples to Twenty-First Century Environmental Restoration

Krakow

Krakow

An Ecobiography

The First Environmental History of Kraków, Covering More than a Thousand Years of History

Poland 1945

Poland 1945

War and Peace

How Ordinary People in Poland Experienced the Last Months of World War II and the First Months of Peace

The Body Wars

The Body Wars

Poems
What would it take to be home in one’s body, to walk around the world as oneself, knowing the pain within and without us? Jan Beatty boldly answers that question by making a fire map of the body. These roiling poems smack into walls of meditation, only to slide ...
American Dinosaur Abroad

American Dinosaur Abroad

A Cultural History of Carnegie's Plaster Diplodocus

The Untold Story of Carnegie’s Prized Dinosaur and Its Influence on European Culture

Horsepower

Horsepower

Poems

Winner of the 2019 Donald Hall Prize for Poetry.

Germany’s Urban Frontiers

Germany’s Urban Frontiers

Nature and History on the Edge of the Nineteenth-Century City

A New Environmental History that Integrates Cultural and Urban Identity Across German Cities and Their Outskirts

The Prince of Mournful Thoughts and Other Stories

The Prince of Mournful Thoughts and Other Stories

Exploring what it means to be human through the Korean diaspora, Caroline Kim’s stories feature many voices. From a teenage girl in 1980’s America, to a boy growing up in the middle of the Korean War, to an immigrant father struggling to be closer to his adult daughter, or ...
Cultural Landscapes of India

Cultural Landscapes of India

Imagined, Enacted, and Reclaimed

New Ways of Understanding and Reclaiming Landscapes as Living Sites of Cultural Heritage

Poemas de amor / Love: Poems

Poemas de amor / Love: Poems

The First Translation of a Major Uruguayan Poet into English

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