Limousine, Midnight Blue: Fifty Frames from the Zapruder Film

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This sequence of fifty 14-line poems uses the Zapruder Film of President Kennedy's murder as a prism through which to view America and the world. Refracted rays touch on crime and punishment; guilt and responsibility; charisma and love; the dying victim's experience during the stretched-out seconds of his violation and death; and the dark world of war profiteering, narco-traffic, and deceit where the facts of power determine history. Epic tradition (e.g., Homer, Dante, Milton) shares these pages with science, religion, and ...

Limousine, Midnight Blue: Fifty Frames from the Zapruder Film 2009, Red Hen Press

ISBN-13: 9781597091282

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