With her fifth book of poetry, Alane Rollings continues to demonstrate her originality and her own poetic style. "To Be In This Number" shapes personal and national events in 20th Century--America into a narrative which begins before the Depression and ends after 9/11. The historical sweep includes the birth of Jazz, World War II (and antisemitism), the rise of rock music, the civil rights movement, and the expanding women's consciousness. Always keeping in mind the roles of both a national consciousness and the individual, ...

To Be in This Number 2005, Triquarterly Books

ISBN-13: 9780810151543

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To Be in This Number 2005, Triquarterly Books

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