After the Lost War

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After the Lost War

A Narrative

By Andrew Hudgins

Mariner Books, Paperback, 9780395457139, 144pp.

Publication Date: June 19, 1989


Andrew Hudgins imagines himself in the life of a now largely forgotten poet, Sidney Lanier, who served as a soldier for the Confederacy.

About the Author
ANDREW HUDGINS is the author of seven books of poems, including Saints and Strangers, The Glass Hammer, and most recently Ecstatic in the Poison. A finalist for the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize, he is a recipient of Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Arts fellowships as well as the Harper Lee Award. He currently teaches in the Department of English at Ohio State University.

Praise For After the Lost War

"One of the best narrative poems to appear in this country in more than 30 years." The Denver Post