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War of the Foxes
“This may be the most anticipated poetry book of the last decade...expect it to haunt you.” — NPR In this long-awaited follow-up to Crush , Yale Series of Younger Poets...
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W. S. Merwin
W.S. Merwin was born in New York City in 1927 and was United States Poet Laureate in 2010. He graduated from Princeton University in 1948, where he studied with John Berryman and R.P. Blackmur...
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Robert Hedin
Robert Hedin was born in 1949 in Minnesota. He is the author, translator, and editor of nearly two dozen books of poetry and prose, including At the Great Door of Morning: Selected Poems and...
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Uses of the Body, The
Deborah Landau's third collection,  The Uses of the Body , is propelled by two unanticipated events--a death and a birth. The drives and vulnerabilities of the female body, and...
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Deborah Landau
Deborah Landau is the author of The Last Usable Hour and Orchidelirium , which won the Anhinga Prize for Poetry. Her poems, essays, and reviews appear in Grand Street , The Paris...
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Brenda Shaughnessy
Brenda Shaughnessy was born in Okinawa, Japan and grew up in Southern California. She is the author of  Our Andromeda (Copper Canyon Press, 2012), Human Dark with Sugar (Copper...
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Jim Harrison
Jim Harrison (1937-2016) was the author of over three dozen books, including Legends of the Fall and Dalva , and served as the food columnist for the magazines Brick and Esquire. He...
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Ocean Vuong
Ocean Vuong i s the author of Night Sky with Exit Wounds (Copper Canyon Press, 2016). His poems appear in Kenyon Review, The Nation, New Republic, The New Yorker, The New York Times, Poetry,...
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At Copper Canyon Press, we believe that poetry is vital to language and living. Contributions to the Press enable us to publish extraordinary works of poetry, discover new voices, and engage the imaginations and intellects of readers around the world. Your gift today will help us publish The Essential W.S. Merwin, a collection of the very best poems by one of our most beloved poets. The Essential W.S. Merwin will distill the poet’s lifework down to a single, approachable paperback volume to be enjoyed by dedicated fans and new readers for generations to come. In addition, your contribution supports many other established and emerging poets whose voices are needed in the world today.

For more information on making a contribution, contact George Knotek, Co-Publisher, at george@coppercanyonpress.org.

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Like Raymond Carver he pulled off the seeming impossibility of writing amazing prose but even better was the poetry. A rare creature indeed.

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