Hinge & Sign (Paperback)

Poems, 1968–1993 (Wesleyan Poetry)

By Heather McHugh

Wesleyan, 9780819512161, 237pp.

Publication Date: May 9, 1994

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Description

Words and forms challenge each other in a collection of new poems and selections from the author's five previous books.


About the Author

HEATHER MCHUGH is Milliman Distinguished Writer-in-Residence and Professor of English at the University of Washington in Seattle. She regularly teaches at the low residency MFA Program at Warren Wilson College. She is the author of six books of poetry, including, most recently, The Father of the Predicaments (Wesleyan 1999). In 1993, Wesleyan published her literary essays, Broken English: Poetry and Partiality. She has translated the work of Jean Follain, and with her husband Nikolai Popov, the work of Blaga Dimitrova and Glottal Stop: 101 Poems by Paul Celan (Wesleyan 2000). In 1999, she was elected a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets.