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Description - The Lightning That Strikes the Neighbors' House by Nick Lantz

Nick Lantz explores the transformative power of tragic and miraculous experiences, through these poems that illuminate near misses of tragedy and transcendence. His gaze is both roving and microscopic--the Challenger explosion, Bigfoot, a love letter written from inside a missile silo, a mother naming and renaming a family's short-lived pets, and a plea for post-9/11 redemption. Lantz never lets his subjects or his readers off the hook, plunging head first into worlds that are both eccentric and familiar, alarming and hopeful.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780299235840
ISBN-10: 029923584X
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 80
Imprint: University of Wisconsin Press
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publish Date: 15-Jan-2010
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Nick Lantz

Nick Lantz is a writer and editor in Madison, Wisconsin, and a former Jay C. and Ruth Halls Poetry Fellow at the University of Wisconsin Madison. He is author of We Don t Know We Don t Know, winner of the Breadloaf Writers Conference Bakeless Prize."

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