The Resource Roots & flowers : poets and poems on family, edited by Liz Rosenberg

Roots & flowers : poets and poems on family, edited by Liz Rosenberg

Label
Roots & flowers : poets and poems on family
Title
Roots & flowers
Title remainder
poets and poems on family
Statement of responsibility
edited by Liz Rosenberg
Title variation
Roots and flowers
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Forty poets tell us about family and poetry, show us pictures, and then offer poems about all the transitions that come with being a son or daughter, a brother or sister, a parent or grandparent. As their parents age and their children grow, the poets in this collection capture those moments of change in words
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54080355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS595.F34
LC item number
R66 2001
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Rosenberg, Liz
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  • Families
  • Children's poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • Family life
  • American poetry
  • Poets, American
  • American poetry
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Families
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Roots & flowers : poets and poems on family, edited by Liz Rosenberg
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • My father's note
  • Li-Shen Yun
  • China cupboard and coal furnace
  • David Chin
  • Letter to Mother
  • Victoria Clausi
  • No map
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • Arturo
  • Letter to my mother: past due
  • My son tells me not to wear my poets' clothes
  • Last thing I say from To an adolescent weeping willow
  • Heritage
  • Maria Mazziotti Gillan
  • Taking my son to school
  • Eamon Grennan
  • My son, my executioner
  • Donald Hall
  • Attic
  • Marie Howe
  • Memory
  • Adrienne E. Ianniello
  • Marvin Bell
  • Ballad for Dave
  • Plain poplar
  • Secret love
  • Milton Kessler
  • For my great grandfather: message long overdue
  • Maxine Kumin
  • Jounal for my daughter
  • My mother's pears
  • Stanley Kunitz
  • My son skating on Doane's lake
  • For my son Noah, ten years old
  • Greg Kuzma
  • Genesis
  • Rich Landers
  • Wolves
  • Shara McCallum
  • For Angela
  • Winter of the stories
  • Margaret K. Menges
  • My father
  • Bronx park east
  • Robert Bly
  • Jerry Mirskin
  • On that day
  • Pietro
  • Greg Moglia
  • Seeing my parents in New York
  • Uncles
  • Kyoko Mori
  • Our father's image
  • Megeen Mulholland
  • Weariness
  • Home from work
  • In the class for giving birth
  • Howard Nelson
  • Wedding cake
  • How far is it to the land we left
  • Genetics
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • Notes from the delivery room
  • Real story
  • Linda Pastan
  • Unemployed mami
  • David Bosnik
  • Willie perdomo
  • Playground
  • Katha Pollitt
  • White slip
  • How quickly, how early
  • Liz Rosenberg
  • Hush
  • David St. John
  • Leaving you
  • Kate Schmitt
  • Entire dilemma
  • Monte
  • Turtle story
  • Henry M. Seiden
  • Because he wasn't
  • Because one is always leaving
  • Jason Schinder
  • Worry at the end of the month
  • Gary Soto
  • Her story
  • Bettye Spinn
  • Michael Burkard
  • Waving goodbye
  • Gerald Stern
  • Touched
  • Deborah Tall
  • Instructions on climbing your father's garage
  • Philip Terman
  • Peach blossom snow from Learning to Dance
  • Camping out in the back yard
  • Antonio Vallone
  • Saturday in Chinatown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035676442
Label
Roots & flowers : poets and poems on family, edited by Liz Rosenberg
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • My father's note
  • Li-Shen Yun
  • China cupboard and coal furnace
  • David Chin
  • Letter to Mother
  • Victoria Clausi
  • No map
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • Arturo
  • Letter to my mother: past due
  • My son tells me not to wear my poets' clothes
  • Last thing I say from To an adolescent weeping willow
  • Heritage
  • Maria Mazziotti Gillan
  • Taking my son to school
  • Eamon Grennan
  • My son, my executioner
  • Donald Hall
  • Attic
  • Marie Howe
  • Memory
  • Adrienne E. Ianniello
  • Marvin Bell
  • Ballad for Dave
  • Plain poplar
  • Secret love
  • Milton Kessler
  • For my great grandfather: message long overdue
  • Maxine Kumin
  • Jounal for my daughter
  • My mother's pears
  • Stanley Kunitz
  • My son skating on Doane's lake
  • For my son Noah, ten years old
  • Greg Kuzma
  • Genesis
  • Rich Landers
  • Wolves
  • Shara McCallum
  • For Angela
  • Winter of the stories
  • Margaret K. Menges
  • My father
  • Bronx park east
  • Robert Bly
  • Jerry Mirskin
  • On that day
  • Pietro
  • Greg Moglia
  • Seeing my parents in New York
  • Uncles
  • Kyoko Mori
  • Our father's image
  • Megeen Mulholland
  • Weariness
  • Home from work
  • In the class for giving birth
  • Howard Nelson
  • Wedding cake
  • How far is it to the land we left
  • Genetics
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • Notes from the delivery room
  • Real story
  • Linda Pastan
  • Unemployed mami
  • David Bosnik
  • Willie perdomo
  • Playground
  • Katha Pollitt
  • White slip
  • How quickly, how early
  • Liz Rosenberg
  • Hush
  • David St. John
  • Leaving you
  • Kate Schmitt
  • Entire dilemma
  • Monte
  • Turtle story
  • Henry M. Seiden
  • Because he wasn't
  • Because one is always leaving
  • Jason Schinder
  • Worry at the end of the month
  • Gary Soto
  • Her story
  • Bettye Spinn
  • Michael Burkard
  • Waving goodbye
  • Gerald Stern
  • Touched
  • Deborah Tall
  • Instructions on climbing your father's garage
  • Philip Terman
  • Peach blossom snow from Learning to Dance
  • Camping out in the back yard
  • Antonio Vallone
  • Saturday in Chinatown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035676442

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