Pity the drowned horses / Sheryl Luna

Author(s): Luna, Sheryl, 1965-
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Subjects: Mexican-American Border Region--Poetry
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2005
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: ix, 72 p. ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2005001220
ISBN: 0268033730 (acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0268033749 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Winner of the first Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize
Contents: Organ failure -- Her back, my bridge -- The dance -- Ambition -- The Cordova Bridge -- Slow dancing with Frank Perez -- Woman as a river between borders -- Running -- The child -- Trying too hard to sing dirges beneath stars -- Gravel, stones -- Blazing -- Learning to speak -- The falling apart -- River ghost -- Bayou trolling -- Girls from Juarez -- After Sylvia Plath -- Poesía de maquiladora -- Learning the blues after Mozart -- Songs -- Dear mentor -- The bullfight -- Pity the drowned horses -- Sonata on original sin -- Mercury in retrograde -- Las alas -- An atheist learns to pray -- The colt -- The rising silence -- Fence on the border -- Elemental -- An agnostic learns to pray
OCLC Number: 57514799
ISBN/ISSN: 0268033730
0268033749