Spring 2008

Because We Have Been Here Before

Author
Carolyn D. Wright

C.D. Wright 

Fellow of the American Academy since 2005, is I. J. Kapstein Professor of English at Brown University. She has published numerous volumes of poetry, including “Deepstep Come Shining” (1998), “One Big Self: Prisoners of Louisiana” (with photographer Deborah Luster, 2003), “Steal Away: New and Selected Poems” (2002), “Cooling Time: An American Poetry Vigil” (2005), and “Like Something Flying Backwards” (2007). “Rising, Falling, Hovering” will be released this spring.

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