Mastodon, 80% Complete

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Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2001 - Poetry - 76 pages
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Jonathan Johnson's poems bristle with narrative, but their great strength lies in their physicality. Reading this book you find yourself in a world rich in texture, raw with meaning, vastly more immediate and American than the Internet, addressed by a voice you learn to trust.--Adrienne Rich.

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Contents

On Belay
19
Spontaneous Combustion
27
Eclipse
34
In Green
40
Midnight Run
46
The Empire Builder
52
Certain Knowledge
56
Domestic
70
Copyright

About the author (2001)

Jonathan Johnson is the author of the book of poems Mastodon, 80% Complete and the memoir Hannah and the Mountain. His poems have appeared in Best American Poetry, American Poetry: The Next Generation, and numerous other anthologies, as well as Southern Review, Ploughshares, North American Review, and Prairie Schooner. He is on the faculty of the Inland Northwest Center for
Writers, the MFA program at Eastern Washington University. Johnson divides his time between Washington, a cabin in Idaho, and the Lake Superior coastal town of Marquette, Michigan.

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