The Chair by Richard GarciaThe Chair by Richard Garcia

The Chair

byRichard Garcia

Paperback | September 19, 2014

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One of America's foremost prose poets, Richard Garcia's The Chair simultaneously takes place in the natural world and a speculative world rich in the fabulist tradition: historical figures roam like ghosts, time is pulled and twisted, and narrative spins effortlessly out of language. A core of autobiography grounds these poems that are rife with surprises uniting the mythic and the everyday.Richard Garcia's awards include an NEA, a Pushcart Prize, and the American Poetry Journal Book Prize. He teaches creative writing in the Antioch University Los Angeles Low-Residency MFA program and lives on James Island, South Carolina.
Richard Garcia is the author of five books of poetry: The Flying Garcias (University of Pittsburg Press, 1991); Rancho Notorious (BOA Editions, 2001); The Persistence of Objects (BOA Editions, 2006); Chickenhead, a chapbook of prose poems (Foothills Publishing, 2009); and The Other Odyssey (Dream Horse Press, 2013). He has also written...
Title:The ChairFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:94 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.29 inShipping dimensions:9 × 6 × 0.29 inPublished:September 19, 2014Publisher:BOA Editions, Ltd.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1938160444

ISBN - 13:9781938160448