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Two Poems: Joanna Klink

Poetry Joanna Klink

It is not / only land that seems to lean up / toward me, but last night’s thick rains / soaked below it and, outside this city, / the clay beneath fields.

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Joanna Klink is the author of five books of poetry, most recently The Nightfields (Penguin). Her poems have appeared in many anthologies, including Resistance, Rebellion, Life: 50 Poems Now (Knopf); and The Penguin Anthology of Twentieth Century American Poetry. She has received awards and fellowships from the Rona Jaffe Foundation, Civitella Ranieri, the Bogliasco Foundation, the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Trust under the will of Amy Lowell, and the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. She teaches at the Michener Center for Writers in Austin, Texas.


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