Holding Company

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Holding Company

By Major Jackson

W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393341126, 91pp.

Publication Date: February 6, 2012

"A devastatingly beautiful collection of strange and wonderful poems." Poetry Daily

About the Author
Major Jacksonis the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, among other honors. He teaches at the University of Vermont and is the poetry editor of the Harvard Review. His first book, Leaving Saturn, was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle award. Each of his last two collections, Hoops and Holding Company, was a finalist for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature Poetry. He lives in South Burlington, Vermont.