Sweet Ruin - Hoagland, Tony

Tony Hoagland captures the recognizably American landscape of a man of his generation: sex, friendship, rock and roll, cars, high optimism, and disillusion. With what Robert Pinsky has called the saving vulgarity of American poetry, Hoagland s small biographies of destruction reveal that defeat is a natural prelude to grace and loss a kind of ...

Sweet Ruin 1992, University of Wisconsin Press, [Madison]

ISBN-13: 9780299135843

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