Locusts at the Edge of Summer: New and Selected Poems (Paperback)

New and Selected Poems

By John Balaban

Copper Canyon Press, 9781556591235, 154pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 1997



A generous collection of poems by one of the most highly praised writers coming out of the Viet Nam War experience.

About the Author

John Balaban is the author of a dozen books of poetry, prose, and Vietnamese translations whose prizes include the Lamont Award, the William Carlos Williams Award, and two National Book Award nominations. His work has been featured on NPR's "Fresh Air," New York Times, and Utne Reader. He teaches at North Carolina State University.