Burning Press proudly announces the publication of A Wild Salience: The Writing of Rae Armantrout, edited by Tom Beckett with Bobbie West and Robert Drake. Multifaceted examinations and appreciations of the work of this innovative and important writer.

Featuring essays by:

    Rae Armantrout
  • Lyn Hejinian
  • Laura Moriarty
  • Aldon L. Nielsen
  • Rachel Blau DuPlessis
  • Brenda Hillman
  • Fanny Howe
  • Ann Vickery
  • Susan Wheeler
  • Lydia Davis
  • Jessica Grim
  • Kit Robinson
  • Robert Creeley
  • Bobbie West
  • Tom Beckett
  • David Bromige
  • Charles Alexander
  • Hank Lazer
  • Bob Perelman
  • Ron Silliman
  • Plus Return Ticket, a selection of poems dedicated to Rae by: Ron Silliman, Carla Harryman, Tom Mandel, Lyn Hejinian, Kit Robinson, Bob Perelman, Steve Benson, Alan Bernheimer, Barrett Watten, and Geoff Young; assembled & edited by Lyn Hejinian
  • and 9 poems by Rae Armantrout


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A Wild Salience: The Writing of Rae Armantrout- Tom Beckett with Bobbie West and Robert Drake, eds.
©1999, Burning Press, Cleveland. 180 pgs. perfect-bound, ISBN 1-58711-025-3

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