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Title The Pushcart prize, XVI, 1991-1992 : best of the small presses / edited by Bill Henderson with the Pushcart Prize editors ; introduction by Edward Hoagland ; poetry editors: Marvin Bell, Carolyn Kizer ; essays editor: Anthony Brandt.

Imprint Wainscott, N.Y. : Pushcart Press, c1991.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    810.8 PUS 1991/92    Available
Description 574 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents "Holy fools" (Introduction) / Edward Hoagland -- Glossolalia / David Jauss -- Anonymity / Susan Bergman -- The cleaving / Li-Young Lee -- Bill Weisler / Ursula K. Le Guin -- Three propositions: Hooey, Dewey, and Loony / Marvin Bell -- Little owl who lives in the orchard / Mary Oliver -- Night sweats / Gwen Head -- The gift / William Stafford -- Bocci / Reneé Manfredi -- Visitors / Katha Pollitt -- Sweet ruin / Tony Hoagland -- Against the text 'art is immortal' / Alan Dugan -- The box / Susan Straight -- One thousand words on why you should not talk during a fire drill / Mark Halliday --Mighty forms / Brenda Hillman -- Long, disconsolate lines / Jane Cooper -- The dream / William Matthews -- The hair / Joyce Carol Oates -- Writers and their songs / William Kennedy -- Strong pomegranate flowers and seeds of the mind / Linda Gregg -- When they leave / George Keithley -- Woman who weeps / Ellen Bryant Voigt -- Nosotros / Janet Peery -- Books oft have such a charm: a memory / William J. Scheick -- Chinese firewords banned in Hawaii / Eric Chock -- 1989, Gillette, our navy / David Romtvedt.
Jane Addams (September 6, 1860-May 21, 1935) / Gwendolyn Brooks -- The stuff men are made of / Felipe Alfau -- Maintenance / Naomi Shihab Nye -- Gift shop in pecs / Len Roberts -- Sesame / Jack Marshall -- Seeing you / Jean Valentine -- Faisin faces / Helen Norris -- River Girls / Jeanne Dixon -- Third dungeness spit apocalypse / Nelson Bentley -- Stories / F.L. Chandonnet -- Text / Melinda Davis -- Portable people / Paul West -- The dead body itself / Sharon Olds -- What they wanted / Stephen Dunn -- The limbo dancer / Josephine Jacobsen -- Past, future, elsewhere / Eileen Pollack -- Two stories / Diane Williams -- The Donald Bathelme blues / Charles Baxter -- Media / Howard Nemerov -- Lava / Adam Zagajewski -- Waiting for Mr. Kim / Carol Roh-Spaulding -- The facts behind the Helsinki Roccamatios / Yann Martel -- There are no ties at first base / Ted Cohen -- A call from Kotzebue / Ben Groff -- The pyroxenes / James Merrill -- White boot / Michael McClure -- Ravens at Deer Creek / Robert Wrigley -- Sun spots / Christopher Buckley -- One way / Jess Mowry.
Subject American literature -- 20th century.
American literature -- History and criticism.
Added Author Henderson, Bill, 1941-
Hoagland, Edward. "Holy fools" (Introduction)
Jauss, David. Glossolalia.
Bergman, Susan. Anonymity.
Lee, Li-Young, 1957- Cleaving.
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929- Weisler, Bill.
Bell, Marvin. Three propositions: Hooey, Dewey, and Loony.
Oliver, Mary, 1935- Little owl who lives in the orchard.
Head, Gwen, 1940-. Night sweats.
Stafford, William, 1914- Gift.
Manfredi, Renée, 1962-. Bocci.
Pollitt, Katha. Visitors.
Hoagland, Tony. Sweet ruin.
Dugan, Alan. Against the text 'art is immortal.
Straight, Susan. Box.
Halliday, Mark, 1949- One thousand words on why you should not talk during a fire drill.
Hillman, Brenda. Mighty forms.
Cooper, Jane, 1924- Long, disconsolate lines.
Matthews, William, 1942- Dream.
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Hair.
Kennedy, William, 1928- Writers and their songs.
Gregg, Linda. Strong pomegranate flowers and seeds of the mind.
Keithly, George, 1935- When they leave.
Voight, Ellen Bryant. Woman who weeps.
Peery, Janet. Nosotros.
Scheick, William J. Books oft have such a charm: a memory.
Chock, Eric Edward, 1950- Chinese fireworks banned in Hawaii.
Romtvedt, David. 1989, Gillette, our navy.
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917- Jane Addams (September 6, 1860-May 21, 1935)
Alfau, Felipe, 1902-1999- Stuff men are made of.
Nye, Naomi Shihab. Maintenance.
Roberts, Len, 1947-2007- Gift shop in pecs.
Marshall, Jack. Sesame.
Valentine, Jean. Seeing you.
Norris, Helen, 1916- Raisin faces.
Dixon, Jeanne. River girls.
Bentley, Nelson. Third dungeness spit apocalypse.
Chandonnet, F. L. Stories.
Davis, Melinda. Text.
West, Paul, 1943- Portable people.
Olds, Sharon. Dead body itself.
Dunn, Stephen, 1939- What they wanted.
Jacobsen, Josephine. Limbo dancer.
Pollack, Eileen, 1956- Past, future, elsewhere.
Williams, Diane, 1946- Two stories.
Baxter, Charles, 1947- Donald Barthelme blues.
Nemerov, Howard. Media.
Zagajewski, Adam, 1945- Lava.
Roh-Spaulding, Carol. Waiting for Mr. Kim.
Martel, Yann. Facts behind the Helsinki roccamatios.
Groff, Ben. A call from Kotzebue.
Merrill, James Ingram. Pyroxenes.
McClure, Michael. White boot.
Wrigley, Robert, 1951- River at deer creek.
Buckley, Christopher, 1948- Sun spots.
Mowry, Jess, 1960- One way.
Cohen, Ted. There are no ties at first base.
Added Title Best of the small presses.
1991/1992 The Pushcart Prize XVI.
ISBN 0916366715 : 28.50

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