STILL LIFE.

(Center for Book Arts).

  • New York: Center for Book Arts, 2010.
  • 7.25 x 12.25 inches
  • paperback
  • 23 pages
  • Order Nr. 105206
  • Price: $75.00  other currencies
STILL LIFE

Limited to 100 copies. A compilation of eight poems designed and printed by Barbara Henry. Poems include "Still Life without History, Still Life with Abraham Lincoln," "Twenty-Three Years before the Confederacy Shot Him, a Hundred Years before the Nazis Tried to Prove Him Wrong," "Still Life with Frederick Douglas Learning the Alphabet, Stopping for a Moment at O," "Flash Forward with The Amistad before Us in the Distance," "Malcolm X Transcribing the Dictionary in Slow Motion," "Still Life with Sisyphus Smiling," "Still Life with Paul Celan by the Seine," and "Still Life with Kafka Checking His Watch, Missing His Train." This book was printed on Vandercook SP-20 and won the 2010 Poetry Chapbook Competition at the Center for Book Arts. Limited to 100 copies.