Friday, December 17, 2010

Best Poetry Books of 2010 - Lee Ann Roripaugh

Lee Ann Roripaugh's selections:

Nox by Anne Carson (New Directions)

Glass is Really a Liquid by Bruce Covey (No Tell Books)

Mommy Must Be a Fountain of Feather by Kim Hyesoon, translated by Don Mee Choi (Action Books)

Ideal Cities by Erika Meitner (Harper Perennial)

Requiem for the Orchard by Oliver de la Paz (University of Akron Press)

Forest of Eyes by Tada Chimako, translated by Jeffrey Angles (University of California Press)

Cyborgia by Susan Slaviero (Mayapple Press)

Pleasure by Brian Teare (Ahsahta Press)

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Lee Ann Roripaugh is the author of On the Cusp of a Dangerous Year (Southern Illinois University Press, 2009), Year of the Snake (Southern Illinois University Press, 2004), and Beyond Heart Mountain (Penguin, 1999). She teaches at The University of South Dakota and blogs (sporadically) at

1 comment:

Sarah Sarai said...

This is a great reading list. Thank you, Miss R!