Model Of A City In Civil War by Adam DayModel Of A City In Civil War by Adam Day

Model Of A City In Civil War

byAdam Day

Paperback | April 7, 2015

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Men carry a mattress retrievedfrom a dumpster past the floodedfoundations of an unfinishedhigh-rise, an old woman catchesa pigeon in the folds of her dressthe dead smile and rise from swimmingpools or stand at attentionon stamps. The landscape can't believeit's real-there is no groundbeneath it, like what mirrors do.Adam Day is the recipient of fellowships from the Poetry Society of America and Kentucky Arts Council, and a PEN Emerging Writers Award. His work has appeared inBoston Review, theKenyon Review,American Poetry Review,AGNI, theIowa Review, and others.
Adam Day: Adam Day is the recipient of a Poetry Society of America Chapbook Fellowship, a PEN Emerging Writers Award, and an Al Smith Fellowship from the Kentucky Arts Council. His work has appeared inBoston Review, The Kenyon Review, American Poetry Review, AGNI, The Iowa Review, and others.
Title:Model Of A City In Civil WarFormat:PaperbackDimensions:72 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:April 7, 2015Publisher:Sarabande BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1941411029

ISBN - 13:9781941411025


Editorial Reviews

Adam Day's honest debut is written with people in mind. His collection is crowded; people often throw elbows outside of the poems' pages. It is like every city we've been in and in that way it is comforting. We have a guide who walks us through." - The Volta "