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Jean Gallagher

FIELD Poetry Series

Oberlin College Press
2006 • 88 pp. 6 x 9"
Poetry - American

$14.95 Paperback, 978-0-932440-27-3

Gallagher’s second book of poems, Stubborn, follows quickly after publication of her first book, This Minute (Fordham), which received the Poets Out Loud Prize. Stubborn won the ninth annual FIELD Poetry Prize. “Readers will not want to put down this book once they have started to encounter it. It shines with power and crackles with excitement.” (David Young)

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From the Book:


Radium stopwatch out of my pocket
breathes on its own like a great idea
How does it work the angels of attention keep asking.
Attention’s animals ask what next.

JEAN GALLAGHER is the author of Start (Oberlin College Press) and This Minute (Fordham University Press, 2005). She is an associate professor of English at Polytechnic University in Brooklyn, NY.

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