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The White Museum
George Bilgere




Autumn House
2010 • 80 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2"
Poetry

$14.95 Paperback, 978-1-932870-35-0
$9.99 Ebook, 978-1-932870-70-1

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“Bilgere’s impact sneaks up on you. Like his cold living room, his syntax and diction are everyday, but he uses that to his strength, carefully gaining your trust before pushing you off the cliff. His style, combined with deft handling of the line, sets booby traps of meaning for the reader.”—Matt Conover, Gadfly Online

The fifth collection of poetry by George Bilgere.

Bilgere has published six collections of poetry. His fifth collection "The White Museum" uses humor and thoughtfulness to portray modern American life and language.

Reviews / Endorsements

“Bilgere’s impact sneaks up on you. Like his cold living room, his syntax and diction are everyday, but he uses that to his strength, carefully gaining your trust before pushing you off the cliff. His style, combined with deft handling of the line, sets booby traps of meaning for the reader.”—Matt Conover, Gadfly Online

“Once again, George Bilgere has shown that imaginative wonders and deep emotional truths can be achieved with plain, colloquial American speech.”—Billy Collins



GEORGE BILGERE'S recent books include Haywire (winner of the May Swenson Poetry Award in 2006) and The Good Kiss, selected by former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins as the winner of the 2001 University of Akron Poetry Prize. Bilgere has received grants, fellowships, and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Fulbright Foundation, the Society of Midland Authors, the Ohio Arts Council and the Witter Bynner Foundation. In 2009 he won a Pushcart Prize. Bilgere teaches at John Carroll University in Cleveland, Ohio.

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