An Orchard in the Street (Paperback)

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Evocative, playful, masterful brief fictions that explode with imagery detailing love, denial, and the squandered opportunities waiting around every corner.

About the Author

Reginald Gibbons is the author of 10 books of poems, the novel Sweetbitter, translations of ancient Greek and modern Spanish and Mexican poetry, and other works. His collection Creatures of a Day was a Finalist in Poetry for the National Book Award. He has won fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Center for Hellenic Studies; as well as a number of book awards, including the Anisfield-Wolf Award for Sweetbitter. Born and raised in Houston, TX, he studied at Princeton University, Stanford University, and in Spain, and taught at Princeton, Rutgers University, and Columbia University. He now lives in Evanston, IL, where he served as the editor of TriQuarterly Magazine for 16 years, and is a Frances Hooper Professor of Arts and Humanities at Northwestern University.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781942683490
ISBN-10: 1942683499
Publisher: BOA Editions
Publication Date: October 10th, 2017
Pages: 152
Language: English
Series: American Readers