This year's winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition is Loren Goodman's Famous Americans. Hilarious, eclectic, and bizarre, this collection takes the reader on a rollercoaster of a ride through the absurdities of American pop culture. Employing a variety of forms (from epistolary to script to interview and beyond), this work proves to be as much about exploring frameworks as it is about examining the lives of famous and not-so-famous Americans. Goodman questions our concept of what it means to be an icon: he ...

Famous Americans 2003, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300100037

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Famous Americans 2003, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300100020

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