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— Anthology —
Place as Purpose: Poetry from the Western States
A Sun & Moon title.
* * *An anthology of poetry from the groundbreaking Los Angeles event, celebrating contemporary poetry and its place in the landscape of the Literary West. This book documents the gathering, October 10–12, 2002, of some 30 poets and critics at three locations: Otis College of Art and Design, Occidental College, and the Autry Museum of Western Heritage. Among the voices in this volume are Rae Armantrout, Norma Cole, Gillian Conoley, Michael Davidson, Amy Gerstler, Brenda Hilman, Lawson Fusao Inada, Claudia Keelan, Joanne Kyger, Lewis Macadams, Douglas Messerli, Carol Muske-Dukes, Rich Noguchi, Michael Palmer, Bin Ramke, Ishmael Reed, Donald Ravell, Martha Ronk, Jerome Rothenberg, Leslie Scalapino, Nathaniel Tarn, Quincy Troupe, Paul Vangelisti, and Ofelia Zepeda.