Alcatraz

Alcatraz (Paperback)

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Alcatraz
Paperback
Purdue University Press
06/01/1994
82pp
English
6.00" x 9.00"
1557530157
9781557530158
Available

Book Description

Alcatraz, the first winner of the Verna Emery Poetry Competition, was selected as the best of 500 manuscripts submitted to the Purdue University Press in 1991. The collection begins with "Bay Cruise," a reminiscence of the author's boat tour of San Francisco Bay on the eve of his induction physical in 1966, and ends with "Memorial," an account of the author's visit, in 1989, during free time on a job interview at the Kent State Campus, of the monument to the MD students

About the Author(s):

RICHARD CECIL teaches in the English Department and the Honors Division of Indiana University. He is the author of three books of poetry, IN SEARCH OF THE GREAT DEAD, ALCATRAZ, and EINSTEIN'S BRAIN.