City of a hundred fires / Richard Blanco

Author(s): Blanco, Richard, 1968-
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Subjects: Hispanic Americans--Florida--Poetry
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Spanish
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, c1998
Series: Pitt poetry series
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: x, 74 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Table of Contents: America 3
Teatro Marti 7
La Revolucion at Antonio's Mercado 8
Mango, Number 61 10
El Malibu 11
Islamorada 12
Crayons for Elena 13
Mail for Mama 14
Los Santos of the Living Room 15
Mother Picking Produce 16
The Lesson 17
Shaving 19
Letter to El Flaco on His Birthday 21
Hola 23
324 Mendoza Avenue, #6 24
What Las Palmas Mean 26
La Bella Dama of Little Havana 28
A Note About Sake 29
The Silver Sands 30
Photo Shop 31
Contemplations at the Virgin de la Caridad Cafeteria, Inc. 33
Havanasis 37
Varadero en Alba 39
The Road to Rancho Luna 41
Havana 50s 42
El Jagua Resort 43
Last Night in Havana 46
El Juan 48
Partial List: Guantanamo Detainees 49
Found Letters from 1965: El Ano de la Agricultura 50
The Reservoir 55
Abuela Valdes 57
El Cucubano 59
Zafra 61
The Morning Kill 62
Tia Olivia Serves Wallace Stevens a Cuban Egg 64
Decima Guajira 66
Postcard to W.C. Williams from Cienfuegos 67
Palmita Mia 68
Palmita Mia (translation) 70
Acknowledgments / Agradecimientos 73
Notes: LCCN: 98025470
ISBN: 0822956837 (acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0822940833 (acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0822956861 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
"1997 Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize"--P. [1]
Poems in English and in Spanish
OCLC Number: 39505333
ISBN/ISSN: 0822956837
0822940833
0822956861