To the Place of the Trumpets (Yale Series of Younger Poets) (Paperback)
Yale University Press, 9780300041514, 86pp.
Publication Date: March 31, 2011
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The winning volume in the 1987 Yale Series of Younger Poets competition is To the Place of Trumpets. As James Merrill, distinguished poet and judge of the competition, has said: Brigit Pegeen Kelly's poems suggest a kind of folk art-their clay washed of narrative grit, serviceably turned and fancifully decorated, fired, then filled at the creative instinct's oldest well. It is a pleasure to drink form this fine local pottery.