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Beyond the velvet curtain : poems / by Karen Kovacik.

Authors: Kovacik, Karen, 1959-
Call number: 811.54 KOV
Publisher: Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, 1999.
Publication date: 1999.
Subject: American poetry -- 20th century.
Series title: Wick poetry first book series.
Title: Beyond the velvet curtain : poems / by Karen Kovacik.
Physical description: 66 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents note: Nixon on the pleasures of undressing a woman -- Pat Nixon speaks of her husband's snoring -- Citoyen -- Nixon's nightmare -- Breslau -- The philosopher Nixon at frisbee -- Miss Victory (1895) -- Nixon's briefcase by Joseph Cornell -- Illinois -- Checkers -- Nixon and Nikita in the kitchen -- Learning to draw -- Mastery -- WCW on Marsden Hartley -- Einstein's train -- Revising Sylvia -- Käthe Kollwitz, after a visit to the new Russia, 1927 -- During the sorties over Baghdad -- Shortwave -- As my husband translates from the Polish -- Babel -- Dust devils
Hermann Kafka's dinnertime pantoum -- Losing language -- Making pierogi -- Beyond the velvet curtain -- Drought -- Tureen -- Sapphic sonnets -- Frost heaves -- The art of love -- Wedding song -- Saint Elizabeth, queen of Hungary -- Watching my father pray -- What my father taught me about sex -- Cuba libre -- Polish jokes -- Lawrence Welk -- Synecdoche -- Exile -- Come as you are.
Local subject: Indianapolis Room Collection (IMCPL)
Available in other form: Kovacik, Karen, 1959- Beyond the velvet curtain.
ISBN: 0873386477 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780873386470 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0873386469 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780873386463 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN: 99022463
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1306210
Bib No.: 1306210

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