Ing Grish by John YauIng Grish by John Yau

Ing Grish

byJohn YauIllustratorThomas Nozkowski

Paperback | December 15, 2005

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Yau’s comic and cutting poetry collides with the work of Nozkowski, whom the New Yorker has termed “the Chardin of contemporary abstraction.” The end result is a dazzling and vibrant concoction of visual and written imagery. All the poems in Ing Grish are new, as are Nozkowski’s paintings and illustrations, which he created expressly for this collection.

Ing Grish was named “Book of the Year” by Small Press Traffic in San Francisco.
JOHN YAU is a well-known poet, critic, and editor. He has published many books of poems, most recently Paradiso Diaspora, and several works of prose, as well as monographs on the work of Jasper Johns, Andy Warhol, and A. R. Penck. His poetry and criticism have been published in dozens of national magazines. The recipient of numerous aw...
Title:Ing GrishFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 9.02 × 6.77 × 0.24 inPublished:December 15, 2005Publisher:Saturnalia BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0975499025

ISBN - 13:9780975499023

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Table of Contents

Introduction - Barry Schwabsky
Standard Preface
Even Now
In The Words of Sax Rohmer
Screen Name
Two Baboons on a Beach
Biography for Birds
Biography for Amphibians
Unpromising Poem
Notes from the Night Editor
After a Children's Story
Review of The Author
Alien Documentary
Untitled Portrait (1)
Untitled Portrait (2)
Untitled Portrait (3)
Untitled Portrait (4)
English for You
Language Lessons
Correct Answers
Ing Grish

Editorial Reviews

“There is no mistaking Yau's exceptional talent (or Nozkowkis') in this unusual and beautiful book.”—Sima Rabinowitz, Dragonfire