Small Talk: Selected Poems by Peter SearsSmall Talk: Selected Poems by Peter Sears

Small Talk: Selected Poems

byPeter Sears

Paperback | June 11, 2014

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Small Talk gathers poems from Peter Sears?s eight previous collections, and adds thirty entirely new poems. The many admirers of his poetry will be delighted to find so many old friends back in print and under a single cover. Eclectic, comic, disarming, deadly, and ever fresh and surprising, these poems offer a feast of necessary delights.

Peter Sears teaches in the MFA program at Pacific University and lives in Corvallis, Oregon.
Title:Small Talk: Selected PoemsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:130 pages, 8 × 6 × 0.5 inPublished:June 11, 2014Publisher:UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0899241360

ISBN - 13:9780899241364

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Editorial Reviews

Peter Sears is an heir to Frank O?Hara and Kenneth Koch. These breezy, sometimes manic poems veer off in unexpected directions, a sensibility at once comic and disarmingly revealing.

- Dorianne Laux