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Drive, they said : poems about Americans and their cars, edited by Kurt Brown

Label
Drive, they said : poems about Americans and their cars
Title
Drive, they said
Title remainder
poems about Americans and their cars
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kurt Brown
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of poems in homage to America's obsession with the automobile
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.5080356
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS595.A87
LC item number
D75 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Drive, they said : poems about Americans and their cars, edited by Kurt Brown
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780915943906.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Perpetual Motion
  • Fences
  • Ki Davis
  • The Sunday Driver in Search of Himself
  • James Tate
  • Walking to Manhattan
  • Robert Hill Long
  • Virginia Evening
  • Michael Pettit
  • Meeting the Dead
  • Alicia Ostriker
  • Tony Hoagland
  • While Driving North
  • Alicia Ostriker
  • Traffic
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • A Trucker Drives through His Lost Youth
  • David Bottoms
  • Taking a Stepdaughter to College
  • Kurt Brown
  • Driving All Night
  • William Matthews
  • Sand City
  • Driving alongside the Housatonic River Alone on a Rainy April Night
  • William Matthews
  • Porcupine on the Road to the River
  • Linda Hogan
  • Toward the Verrazano
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Key to the Highway
  • Mark Halliday
  • For a Friend
  • Ted Kooser
  • James Haug
  • Driving into the Hurricane
  • Sheryl St. Germain
  • Encounter
  • Bruce Berger
  • Ranch Exit
  • Bruce Berger
  • There Is No Way Back
  • Patricia Monaghan
  • I See Chile in My Rearview Mirror
  • Agha Shahid Ali
  • So Long, Tuscaloosa
  • Crossing West Nebraska, Looking for Blue Mountain
  • John Balaban
  • Driving Out Again at Night
  • Stephen Berg
  • Lonesome Pine Special
  • Charles Wright
  • At Kresge's Diner in Stonefalls, Arkansas
  • Edward Hirsch
  • Truck Stop: Minnesota
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Michael Pettit
  • Little America
  • Greg Pape
  • Rosebud
  • Jon Anderson
  • Interstate
  • Reg Saner
  • At Every Gas Station There Are Mechanics
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Filling Station
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Hitting the Road
  • Bison and Ass
  • Karen Swenson
  • The Stones of My Women
  • Karen Swenson
  • Hard River
  • James Finnegan
  • The Official Frisbee-Chasing Champion of Colorado
  • Robert Hill Long
  • Rest Stop
  • Barbara M. Smith
  • Donald Finkel
  • When the Big Blue Light Comes a Whirling up Behind
  • Peter Sears
  • A Roadside near Ithaca
  • William Matthews
  • On Picking and Smelling a Wild Violet While Wearing Driving Gloves
  • L.E. Sissman
  • Among Blackberries
  • Stephen Dunn
  • The Quilt
  • Larry Levis
  • Traveller's Advisory
  • Beer
  • Kurt Brown
  • The Gas Station
  • C.K. Williams
  • The Cows at Night
  • Hayden Carruth
  • Territory of Night
  • Linda Hogan
  • Fox
  • Michael Dennis Browne
  • David Clewell
  • Great Basin Blues
  • Bruce Berger
  • Wanting to Be Death Valley
  • Sheryl St. Germain
  • Riding Westward
  • John Balaban
  • "Coming home late from work . . ." from Cora Fry
  • Rosellen Brown
  • Travelling through the Dark
  • William Stafford
  • Preface
  • So This Is Nebraska
  • Painting by Number
  • Deborah Digges
  • At Slim's River
  • John Haines
  • Poem
  • Denis Johnson
  • The Weather Is Brought to You
  • J.D. Reed
  • Scenes from a Text
  • Robert Sward
  • Ted Kooser
  • Epistemology
  • Beth Houston
  • Accident
  • Peter Sears
  • Accidents
  • Martha Hollander
  • "I hit the tree . . ." from Cora Fry
  • Rosellen Brown
  • The Scarred Girl
  • James Dickey
  • On Our Way
  • License to Operate a Motor Vehicle
  • J.D. Reed
  • Highway: Michigan
  • Theodore Roethke
  • The Pileup
  • Lee Ballentine
  • The Wrecker
  • James Finnegan
  • Driving Home
  • Joseph Hutchison
  • Greg Pape
  • Night: Driving the Blizzard
  • Jonathan Holden
  • Ground Blizzard, Interstate 70
  • Reg Saner
  • Accident in the Snow on the Way to Amadeus
  • Stephen Dunn
  • The Long Drive Home through Heavy Weather
  • Nick Bozanic
  • The House in the Road
  • Henry Taylor
  • Black Road over which Green Trees Grow
  • Wife Hits Moose
  • Thomas Lux
  • Turnpike
  • Robert Sward
  • Burying an Animal on the Way to New York
  • Gerald Stern
  • Behaving like a Jew
  • Gerald Stern
  • 13th & Aloha
  • Daniel Hall
  • Thomas Lux
  • Elegy for Michael, a Friend, Killed in His Car
  • Joseph Hutchison
  • Auto Wreck
  • Karl Shapiro
  • Concerning the Transmission
  • Donald Finkel
  • The Drivers
  • Len Roberts
  • The Driving Lesson
  • Michael Dennis Browne
  • A Night and Morning First Time Drive to Portland
  • The Metaphysical Automobile
  • Howard Nemerov
  • Fugue
  • Howard Nemerov
  • Gleaning
  • Linda Pastan
  • Night Driving
  • William Matthews
  • The Bumper-Sticker
  • Laure-Anne Bosselaar
  • Peter Sears
  • The Roads into the Country
  • Thomas McGrath
  • Running on Empty
  • Robert Phillips
  • Rootless
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • Highway 30
  • Ted Kooser
  • Looking for You, Barbara
  • Ted Kooser
  • Driving through Oregon (Dec. 1973)
  • Truck
  • Peter Sears
  • XIX
  • e. e. cummings
  • Jump Cabling
  • Linda Pastan
  • The Automobile
  • Russell Edson
  • Auto Mobile
  • A.R. Ammons
  • John Haines
  • Looking for a Rest Area
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Fiction
  • Lisel Mueller
  • Internal Combustion
  • Joseph Hutchison
  • Journey to the Interior
  • Theodore Roethke
  • Zeros
  • Philip Booth
  • Edward Hirsch
  • In the Realm of the Ignition
  • Tumbleweed
  • Jonathan Holden
  • Nigger Song: An Odyssey
  • Rita Dove
  • The Commuter's Dream
  • Bill Knott
  • The Automobile Age
  • William Bronk
  • Wheels
  • Jim Daniels
  • James Tate
  • Phaethon
  • Bruce Berger
  • The Road
  • Susan Mitchell
  • The Boarding
  • Denis Johnson
  • Enough
  • Denis Johnson
  • The Flames
  • Denis Johnson
  • Losing WSUI
  • The Moose
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Winchendon
  • Mark Halliday
  • On the Greyhound
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Before the Credits Appear on the Screen
  • Lisel Mueller
  • Bus Trip
  • Susan Mitchell
  • Michael Dennis Browne
  • Love in a Bus
  • Thomas McGrath
  • Another Bus, Coming Home
  • David Romtvedt
  • On the Bus Riding to You
  • David Romtvedt
  • Women on a Bus
  • Randall Jarrell
  • The Bus Home
  • Shirley Bowers Anders
  • Cutting Loose on an August Night
  • Upstate
  • Derek Walcott
  • Passing through Barre
  • James Haug
  • The Blond Road
  • Richard Hugo
  • Red Twilight
  • Kenneth Rosen
  • Recurring Highway
  • James Tate
  • Jonathan Holden
  • Dream of Darkness
  • John Calderazzo
  • Morning Harvest
  • Gerald Stern
  • Crossing the Desert
  • William Stafford
  • Snow on the Desert
  • Agha Shahid Ali
  • Cross-Country, & Motif Appears
  • Albert Goldbarth
  • Driving Again
  • What I See When I Drive to Work
  • Thomas Lux
  • On the Way to Work
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Merge
  • Peter Sears
  • A Drive in the Country
  • Ted Kooser
  • Smiling at 180
  • Reg Saner
  • Lawrence Joseph
  • Car Radio
  • Donald Revell
  • An Introduction to New Jersey
  • Jonathan Holden
  • Coming Home, Garden State Parkway
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Driving the Coeur d'Alene without You
  • Robert Dana
  • Passing through Albuquerque
  • John Balaban
  • Road Life
  • Reg Saner
  • Driving Montana
  • Pickup
  • Philip Booth
  • Adrenalin Run
  • Martha McFerren
  • Leaving in 1927
  • Martha McFerren
  • Every Spring on Certain Nights
  • Veronica Patterson
  • Jurassic
  • Anne Waldman
  • Richard Hugo
  • Driving to Houston
  • Linda Gregg
  • Highway
  • Gene Zeiger
  • Leaving the Mountains
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Angel Fire
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Exodus
  • Beth Houston
  • Goodbye, Iowa
  • Route 280
  • Martha Hollander
  • As the Birds
  • Terese Svoboda
  • There, in My Grandfather's Old Green Buick
  • Lynne Knight
  • Nandia
  • Joy Harjo
  • Alive
  • Joy Harjo
  • Richard Hugo
  • Interstate 80
  • Barbara M. Smith
  • Night Blindness
  • Barbara M. Smith
  • Desert
  • Barbara M. Smith
  • Holding the Family Together
  • Maggie Anderson
  • A Metaphor Crosses the Road
  • Martha McFerren
  • Expressways
  • Reasons for Wanting to Have Children
  • Sheryl St. Germain
  • Night Driving
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Driving at Night
  • Linda Hogan
  • Scenic Route
  • Lisel Mueller
  • Driving after Supper
  • Marianne Boruch
  • J.D. Reed
  • Women in Cars
  • Martha McFerren
  • Mimosa
  • Deborah Digges
  • Driving toward the Lac Qui Parle River
  • Robert Bly
  • Driving toward Boston I Run across One of Robert Bly's Old Poems
  • Thomas McGrath
  • To a Wall of Flame in a Steel Mill, Syracuse, New York, 1969
  • Larry Levis
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780915943906
Lccn
93033856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 2248). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: S.A. Griffin collection of underground poetry, Scott Wannberg, and The Carma Bums. Item is in box 30. Illustrated glazed wrappers. Ex libris S.A. Griffin.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29221155
  • ucoclc29221155
Label
Drive, they said : poems about Americans and their cars, edited by Kurt Brown
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780915943906.pdf
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Perpetual Motion
  • Fences
  • Ki Davis
  • The Sunday Driver in Search of Himself
  • James Tate
  • Walking to Manhattan
  • Robert Hill Long
  • Virginia Evening
  • Michael Pettit
  • Meeting the Dead
  • Alicia Ostriker
  • Tony Hoagland
  • While Driving North
  • Alicia Ostriker
  • Traffic
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • A Trucker Drives through His Lost Youth
  • David Bottoms
  • Taking a Stepdaughter to College
  • Kurt Brown
  • Driving All Night
  • William Matthews
  • Sand City
  • Driving alongside the Housatonic River Alone on a Rainy April Night
  • William Matthews
  • Porcupine on the Road to the River
  • Linda Hogan
  • Toward the Verrazano
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Key to the Highway
  • Mark Halliday
  • For a Friend
  • Ted Kooser
  • James Haug
  • Driving into the Hurricane
  • Sheryl St. Germain
  • Encounter
  • Bruce Berger
  • Ranch Exit
  • Bruce Berger
  • There Is No Way Back
  • Patricia Monaghan
  • I See Chile in My Rearview Mirror
  • Agha Shahid Ali
  • So Long, Tuscaloosa
  • Crossing West Nebraska, Looking for Blue Mountain
  • John Balaban
  • Driving Out Again at Night
  • Stephen Berg
  • Lonesome Pine Special
  • Charles Wright
  • At Kresge's Diner in Stonefalls, Arkansas
  • Edward Hirsch
  • Truck Stop: Minnesota
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Michael Pettit
  • Little America
  • Greg Pape
  • Rosebud
  • Jon Anderson
  • Interstate
  • Reg Saner
  • At Every Gas Station There Are Mechanics
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Filling Station
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Hitting the Road
  • Bison and Ass
  • Karen Swenson
  • The Stones of My Women
  • Karen Swenson
  • Hard River
  • James Finnegan
  • The Official Frisbee-Chasing Champion of Colorado
  • Robert Hill Long
  • Rest Stop
  • Barbara M. Smith
  • Donald Finkel
  • When the Big Blue Light Comes a Whirling up Behind
  • Peter Sears
  • A Roadside near Ithaca
  • William Matthews
  • On Picking and Smelling a Wild Violet While Wearing Driving Gloves
  • L.E. Sissman
  • Among Blackberries
  • Stephen Dunn
  • The Quilt
  • Larry Levis
  • Traveller's Advisory
  • Beer
  • Kurt Brown
  • The Gas Station
  • C.K. Williams
  • The Cows at Night
  • Hayden Carruth
  • Territory of Night
  • Linda Hogan
  • Fox
  • Michael Dennis Browne
  • David Clewell
  • Great Basin Blues
  • Bruce Berger
  • Wanting to Be Death Valley
  • Sheryl St. Germain
  • Riding Westward
  • John Balaban
  • "Coming home late from work . . ." from Cora Fry
  • Rosellen Brown
  • Travelling through the Dark
  • William Stafford
  • Preface
  • So This Is Nebraska
  • Painting by Number
  • Deborah Digges
  • At Slim's River
  • John Haines
  • Poem
  • Denis Johnson
  • The Weather Is Brought to You
  • J.D. Reed
  • Scenes from a Text
  • Robert Sward
  • Ted Kooser
  • Epistemology
  • Beth Houston
  • Accident
  • Peter Sears
  • Accidents
  • Martha Hollander
  • "I hit the tree . . ." from Cora Fry
  • Rosellen Brown
  • The Scarred Girl
  • James Dickey
  • On Our Way
  • License to Operate a Motor Vehicle
  • J.D. Reed
  • Highway: Michigan
  • Theodore Roethke
  • The Pileup
  • Lee Ballentine
  • The Wrecker
  • James Finnegan
  • Driving Home
  • Joseph Hutchison
  • Greg Pape
  • Night: Driving the Blizzard
  • Jonathan Holden
  • Ground Blizzard, Interstate 70
  • Reg Saner
  • Accident in the Snow on the Way to Amadeus
  • Stephen Dunn
  • The Long Drive Home through Heavy Weather
  • Nick Bozanic
  • The House in the Road
  • Henry Taylor
  • Black Road over which Green Trees Grow
  • Wife Hits Moose
  • Thomas Lux
  • Turnpike
  • Robert Sward
  • Burying an Animal on the Way to New York
  • Gerald Stern
  • Behaving like a Jew
  • Gerald Stern
  • 13th & Aloha
  • Daniel Hall
  • Thomas Lux
  • Elegy for Michael, a Friend, Killed in His Car
  • Joseph Hutchison
  • Auto Wreck
  • Karl Shapiro
  • Concerning the Transmission
  • Donald Finkel
  • The Drivers
  • Len Roberts
  • The Driving Lesson
  • Michael Dennis Browne
  • A Night and Morning First Time Drive to Portland
  • The Metaphysical Automobile
  • Howard Nemerov
  • Fugue
  • Howard Nemerov
  • Gleaning
  • Linda Pastan
  • Night Driving
  • William Matthews
  • The Bumper-Sticker
  • Laure-Anne Bosselaar
  • Peter Sears
  • The Roads into the Country
  • Thomas McGrath
  • Running on Empty
  • Robert Phillips
  • Rootless
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • Highway 30
  • Ted Kooser
  • Looking for You, Barbara
  • Ted Kooser
  • Driving through Oregon (Dec. 1973)
  • Truck
  • Peter Sears
  • XIX
  • e. e. cummings
  • Jump Cabling
  • Linda Pastan
  • The Automobile
  • Russell Edson
  • Auto Mobile
  • A.R. Ammons
  • John Haines
  • Looking for a Rest Area
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Fiction
  • Lisel Mueller
  • Internal Combustion
  • Joseph Hutchison
  • Journey to the Interior
  • Theodore Roethke
  • Zeros
  • Philip Booth
  • Edward Hirsch
  • In the Realm of the Ignition
  • Tumbleweed
  • Jonathan Holden
  • Nigger Song: An Odyssey
  • Rita Dove
  • The Commuter's Dream
  • Bill Knott
  • The Automobile Age
  • William Bronk
  • Wheels
  • Jim Daniels
  • James Tate
  • Phaethon
  • Bruce Berger
  • The Road
  • Susan Mitchell
  • The Boarding
  • Denis Johnson
  • Enough
  • Denis Johnson
  • The Flames
  • Denis Johnson
  • Losing WSUI
  • The Moose
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Winchendon
  • Mark Halliday
  • On the Greyhound
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Before the Credits Appear on the Screen
  • Lisel Mueller
  • Bus Trip
  • Susan Mitchell
  • Michael Dennis Browne
  • Love in a Bus
  • Thomas McGrath
  • Another Bus, Coming Home
  • David Romtvedt
  • On the Bus Riding to You
  • David Romtvedt
  • Women on a Bus
  • Randall Jarrell
  • The Bus Home
  • Shirley Bowers Anders
  • Cutting Loose on an August Night
  • Upstate
  • Derek Walcott
  • Passing through Barre
  • James Haug
  • The Blond Road
  • Richard Hugo
  • Red Twilight
  • Kenneth Rosen
  • Recurring Highway
  • James Tate
  • Jonathan Holden
  • Dream of Darkness
  • John Calderazzo
  • Morning Harvest
  • Gerald Stern
  • Crossing the Desert
  • William Stafford
  • Snow on the Desert
  • Agha Shahid Ali
  • Cross-Country, & Motif Appears
  • Albert Goldbarth
  • Driving Again
  • What I See When I Drive to Work
  • Thomas Lux
  • On the Way to Work
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Merge
  • Peter Sears
  • A Drive in the Country
  • Ted Kooser
  • Smiling at 180
  • Reg Saner
  • Lawrence Joseph
  • Car Radio
  • Donald Revell
  • An Introduction to New Jersey
  • Jonathan Holden
  • Coming Home, Garden State Parkway
  • Stephen Dunn
  • Driving the Coeur d'Alene without You
  • Robert Dana
  • Passing through Albuquerque
  • John Balaban
  • Road Life
  • Reg Saner
  • Driving Montana
  • Pickup
  • Philip Booth
  • Adrenalin Run
  • Martha McFerren
  • Leaving in 1927
  • Martha McFerren
  • Every Spring on Certain Nights
  • Veronica Patterson
  • Jurassic
  • Anne Waldman
  • Richard Hugo
  • Driving to Houston
  • Linda Gregg
  • Highway
  • Gene Zeiger
  • Leaving the Mountains
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Angel Fire
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Exodus
  • Beth Houston
  • Goodbye, Iowa
  • Route 280
  • Martha Hollander
  • As the Birds
  • Terese Svoboda
  • There, in My Grandfather's Old Green Buick
  • Lynne Knight
  • Nandia
  • Joy Harjo
  • Alive
  • Joy Harjo
  • Richard Hugo
  • Interstate 80
  • Barbara M. Smith
  • Night Blindness
  • Barbara M. Smith
  • Desert
  • Barbara M. Smith
  • Holding the Family Together
  • Maggie Anderson
  • A Metaphor Crosses the Road
  • Martha McFerren
  • Expressways
  • Reasons for Wanting to Have Children
  • Sheryl St. Germain
  • Night Driving
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Driving at Night
  • Linda Hogan
  • Scenic Route
  • Lisel Mueller
  • Driving after Supper
  • Marianne Boruch
  • J.D. Reed
  • Women in Cars
  • Martha McFerren
  • Mimosa
  • Deborah Digges
  • Driving toward the Lac Qui Parle River
  • Robert Bly
  • Driving toward Boston I Run across One of Robert Bly's Old Poems
  • Thomas McGrath
  • To a Wall of Flame in a Steel Mill, Syracuse, New York, 1969
  • Larry Levis
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780915943906
Lccn
93033856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 2248). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: S.A. Griffin collection of underground poetry, Scott Wannberg, and The Carma Bums. Item is in box 30. Illustrated glazed wrappers. Ex libris S.A. Griffin.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29221155
  • ucoclc29221155

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