American Amnesiac

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American Amnesiac

By Diane Raptosh

Etruscan Press, Paperback, 9780983934660, 102pp.

Publication Date: September 10, 2013


The sustained dramatic monologue of John Doe describes and enacts the formidable struggles of ordinary Americans in this book-length poem.

About the Author
Diane Raptosh has published three books of poems: "Just West of Now"(Guernica Editions, 1992), "Labor Songs" (Guernica, 1999), and "Parents from a Different Alphabet" (Guernica, 2008). The recipient of three Literature Fellowships from the Idaho Commission on the Arts, she teaches creative writing and literature at The College of Idaho. She lives in Boise with her family.