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The Resource The total light process : new & selected poems, James Baker Hall

The total light process : new & selected poems, James Baker Hall

Label
The total light process : new & selected poems
Title
The total light process
Title remainder
new & selected poems
Statement of responsibility
James Baker Hall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nationally acclaimed poet, photographer, filmmaker, and novelist James Baker Hall has long been regarded as one of Kentucky's most profound artists. Hall's growing body of work is an essential part of Kentucky's literary tradition, and yet his poetry in particular transcends the borders of the Commonwealth. The Total Light Process collects poems spanning Hall's celebrated career as well as new poems that have never before been published. The subjects of Hall's poems range from humorous and revealing portraits of his fellow writers and friends Wendell Berry, Ed McClanahan, and Gurney Norman, t
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hall, James Baker
Index
index present
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Kentucky Voices
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poetry
  • Poets, American
  • Kentucky
  • POETRY
  • Poetry
  • Poets, American
  • Kentucky
Label
The total light process : new & selected poems, James Baker Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • The Approaching Sky
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Acknowlegments; Dedication; Contents; From Getting It On Up to the Brag (1975) and Fast Signing Mute (1992); The Poet Finds an Ephemeral Home in a Truck Stop on the New Jersey Turnpike, ca. 1970; Captain Kentucky; Gurney Norman, Kentucky Coal Field Orphan, Is Gurney StrongerThan History, or What?; The Mad Farmer Stands Up in Kentucky for What He Thinks Is Right; Saturday Night, College Town, South, Young Fellow, Not Much Style, Waits for Score, in Earmuffs
  • The Modern Chinese History Professor Plays Tuesday and Thursday after Dinner with His Favorite StudentThe American Love Song of the Mean Mary Jean Machine; The Family of Man Resides in the House of Philosophy; Rough Ride; Stuffing It; New Morning; Moment; Item One in a General Theory of Things; Grace Abounding to the Least of Sinners; The Master at His Early Morning; From Her Name (1981); Where We Wait; Hands; At the Grave; Her Hand; Something Between Them; At Work; In the Exit Lane; This Is a Love Poem to You; From Where I Am Now; The Cloudless Sky Takes Charge; During the Night
  • From Stopping on the Edge to Wave (1988)Sitting Between Two Mirrors; To Get There; Reading Palms; Organdy Curtains, Window, South Bank of the Ohio; That First Kite; Throwing Rocks into the River; The Maps; Freeing the Sparks; The First Winter Light; Identifying the Body; The Wedding Rings; The Window; Local Weight; Pulse; Dividing Ridge; Welcoming the Season's First Insects; Kneeling at Easter to the Season's First Bloodroot; On the Day of Balanchine's Death; Modigliani's Last Portrait of Jeanne Hebuterne; Monet; Ars Poetica; First Snow; Our Fall Was into Forgetfulness; Old Places
  • Sleeping on the Bank of a RiverA Stillness; The Rider; Traveling by Moonlight ; Adam's Love Song; The Relinquishments; Traveling; The Child; Stopping on the Edge to Wave; From The Mother on the Other Side of the World (1999); The Buffalo; Moonlight; With Deer; Hawkbells; Washing My Cup in the Last Light; Yet to Be Named; Kneeling; Ars Poetica; This Kiss; Names; A Second Place over the Mountain; Getting Naked; Love; Her Fingertips; Desire; The Fox; Absence; Home from the Hospital; Prayer for the New Year; Brother Prayer; The Owl; Little Man; Young Man Comes of Age in America; Our Mother's Hand
  • It Felt So Good but Many Times I CrFinal; Emerging Shadows at Sunset; For My Mother on My Birthday Many Years after Her Death; Requiem; God's Overture; The Mother on the Other Side of the World; From Praeder's Letters (2002); from secton ONE; from section TWO; from section THREE; from section FOUR; New Poems; At the Urinal; A Poem; Some of This Smoke Needs Moving; Please; For Mary Ann; A While Back; The Lady's Name; A I'Ombre des Jeunes Filles en Fleurs; Fresh Snow at Dusk; Time; Spring; Poet; Fire; Rothko; Mouse Elegy; Ridge Owl Black Dog; Name Age Country Next of Kin; The Wars
Control code
ocn900344719
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813157481
Lccn
2004014312
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129c8w0
  • e68da18f-52b6-4b38-90e6-a7f82d063669
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344719
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The total light process : new & selected poems, James Baker Hall
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • The Approaching Sky
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Acknowlegments; Dedication; Contents; From Getting It On Up to the Brag (1975) and Fast Signing Mute (1992); The Poet Finds an Ephemeral Home in a Truck Stop on the New Jersey Turnpike, ca. 1970; Captain Kentucky; Gurney Norman, Kentucky Coal Field Orphan, Is Gurney StrongerThan History, or What?; The Mad Farmer Stands Up in Kentucky for What He Thinks Is Right; Saturday Night, College Town, South, Young Fellow, Not Much Style, Waits for Score, in Earmuffs
  • The Modern Chinese History Professor Plays Tuesday and Thursday after Dinner with His Favorite StudentThe American Love Song of the Mean Mary Jean Machine; The Family of Man Resides in the House of Philosophy; Rough Ride; Stuffing It; New Morning; Moment; Item One in a General Theory of Things; Grace Abounding to the Least of Sinners; The Master at His Early Morning; From Her Name (1981); Where We Wait; Hands; At the Grave; Her Hand; Something Between Them; At Work; In the Exit Lane; This Is a Love Poem to You; From Where I Am Now; The Cloudless Sky Takes Charge; During the Night
  • From Stopping on the Edge to Wave (1988)Sitting Between Two Mirrors; To Get There; Reading Palms; Organdy Curtains, Window, South Bank of the Ohio; That First Kite; Throwing Rocks into the River; The Maps; Freeing the Sparks; The First Winter Light; Identifying the Body; The Wedding Rings; The Window; Local Weight; Pulse; Dividing Ridge; Welcoming the Season's First Insects; Kneeling at Easter to the Season's First Bloodroot; On the Day of Balanchine's Death; Modigliani's Last Portrait of Jeanne Hebuterne; Monet; Ars Poetica; First Snow; Our Fall Was into Forgetfulness; Old Places
  • Sleeping on the Bank of a RiverA Stillness; The Rider; Traveling by Moonlight ; Adam's Love Song; The Relinquishments; Traveling; The Child; Stopping on the Edge to Wave; From The Mother on the Other Side of the World (1999); The Buffalo; Moonlight; With Deer; Hawkbells; Washing My Cup in the Last Light; Yet to Be Named; Kneeling; Ars Poetica; This Kiss; Names; A Second Place over the Mountain; Getting Naked; Love; Her Fingertips; Desire; The Fox; Absence; Home from the Hospital; Prayer for the New Year; Brother Prayer; The Owl; Little Man; Young Man Comes of Age in America; Our Mother's Hand
  • It Felt So Good but Many Times I CrFinal; Emerging Shadows at Sunset; For My Mother on My Birthday Many Years after Her Death; Requiem; God's Overture; The Mother on the Other Side of the World; From Praeder's Letters (2002); from secton ONE; from section TWO; from section THREE; from section FOUR; New Poems; At the Urinal; A Poem; Some of This Smoke Needs Moving; Please; For Mary Ann; A While Back; The Lady's Name; A I'Ombre des Jeunes Filles en Fleurs; Fresh Snow at Dusk; Time; Spring; Poet; Fire; Rothko; Mouse Elegy; Ridge Owl Black Dog; Name Age Country Next of Kin; The Wars
Control code
ocn900344719
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813157481
Lccn
2004014312
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129c8w0
  • e68da18f-52b6-4b38-90e6-a7f82d063669
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344719
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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