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Poetry by Stuart Ross
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Dead Cars in Managua
Stuart Ross’s sixth poetry collection is both an experimental departure for Ross and an offering of some of his most accurate surrealistic observations to date. Gathering into one volume three discrete poetry projects – an absurdist Baedeker of image-driven prose poems about Managua accompanied by his original photos of decomposing cars, a formally various sequence of personal, narrative poems about the claustrophobic spaces and amorphous moods of hospitals, and a selection of cubist and abstract poems where Ross shows his experimental New York School cards like never before – all of the poems in this book are touched by Ross’s unique ability to dissolve our common-sense understanding of the world, and then distill a more potent truth from the remains of sense and reason.
Dead Cars in Managua has been short-listed for the 2009 ReLit Awards.
Author Stuart Ross
Stuart Ross is the author of eight previous poetry collections, five works of fiction (two of them collaborative), two essay collections, and endless chapbooks. He is one-third of the sound trio Donkey Lopez, a founding member of the Meet the Presses collective, and the winner of the ReLit Prize for Short Fiction, the Elaine Mona Adilman Award for English Fiction on a Jewish Theme, and a prize from Académie de la vie littéraire au tournant du 21eme siècle. Stuart lives in Cobourg, Ontario, and blogs at bloggamooga.blogspot.com
Dead Cars in Managua,Stuart Ross, 104 pp., 5 x 8, Poetry, April, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-897190-33-3 (paper) . . . $16.95
ISBN: 978-1-897190-38-8 (Bound*) . . . $31.95
* This book is “perfect bound” with an add-on
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Also by the Author
A Hamburger in a Gallery, 100 pp., 5 x 8, April 2015, Poetry ISBN: 978-1-927599-33-4 (paper) . . . $17.95 ISBN: 978-1-927599-34-1 (Hard Cover) . . . $32.95
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