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Orders of Affection
Arthur Smith

Carnegie Mellon Poetry Series

Carnegie Mellon
1996 • 72 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2"
Poetry / Poetry - American

$15.95 Paperback, 978-0-88748-223-6

A collection of poetry by Arthur Smith.

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ARTHUR SMITH was born and raised in central California. He has received degrees from San Francisco State University (B.A., M.A.) and from the University of Houston (Ph.D.). His first book of poems, Elegy on Independence Day, was awarded the Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize and was published by the University of Pittsburgh Press in 1985. That same year it was selected by the Poetry Society of America to receive the Norma Farber First Book Award, a National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship, two Pushcart Prizes (volumes XI & XIII), and he was selected as the Theodore Morrison Fellow in Poetry for the 1987 Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. He is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. His poems have appared in The Nation, The New Yorker, The North American Review, The Gettysburg Review, Poetry, The Kenyon Review, and other periodicals.

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