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The Boss

The Boss( )
Author: Chang, Victoria
O'Neill, Gerard
Series title:McSweeney's Poetry Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:McSweeney's Publishing
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $20.00
Book Description:

Written in "a breathless kind of fury,” the poems in award-winning poet Victoria Chang’s virtuosic third collection The Boss dance across the page with the brutal power and incandescent beauty of spring lightning. Obsessive, brilliant, linguistically playful--the mesmerizing world of The Boss is as personal as it is distinctly post-9/11. The result is a breathtaking, one-of-a-kind exploration of contemporary American culture, power structures, family life, and...
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Detailed Subjects: Poetry / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 8.25 x 0.42 Inches
Book Weight:0.484 Pounds
Author Biography
Chang, Victoria (Author)
Gerard O'Neill was the editor of the Boston Globe's Spotlight Team, one of the nation's top investigative reporting units, for 25 years. He worked for the Globe from 1966 to 1991, He holds a master¿s in journalism from Boston University. His many awards include a Pulitzer Prize, the Hancock award, and the Loeb award. He is the co-author of The Underboss: The Rise and Fall of a Mafia Family and Black Mass, which won the MWA's 2000 Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime. His new book is Rogues and Redeemers: When Politics Was King in Irish Boston (2015). He lives in Back Bay with his wife, Janet and has two sons.

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