Dorianne Laux

Books

DuetDuet

With Joseph Millar
Jacar Press
Paperback, ISBN-10: 0936481161 / ISBN-13: 978-0936481166

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What We CarryCe Que Nous Portons

What We Carry, translated by Hélène Cardona

Editions du Cygne, December 2014
Paperback, 13 x 20 cm, 68 pages, ISBN: 978-2-84924-377-0

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The Book of MenThe Book of Men

“Dorianne Laux dares to parse her life through the prism of men who’ve passed through it.”  —New York Times [More reviews]

W. W. Norton & Company, August 6, 2012 
Paperback, 5.6 × 8.3 in, 96 pages, ISBN 978-0-393-34265-9

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Facts About The MoonFacts About The Moon

"Laux writes gritty, tough, lyrical poems that depict the actual nature of life in the West today."  —Philip Levine [More reviews]

W. W. Norton & Company, May 2007
Paperback, 5.5 × 8.3 in, 104 pages, ISBN 978-0-393-32962-9

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SmokeSmoke

"In Smoke, Laux revisits familiar themes of family, working class lives and the pleasures of the body in poetry that is vital and artfully crafted." [Read praise & reviews]

BOA Editions, Limited, October 2000
Paperback, 6 x 9 in, 65 pages, ISBN 1-880238-86-1

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What We CarryThe Poet's Companion

by: Kim Addonizio & Dorianne Laux

“An intelligent, lucid conversation—between the authors and between them and us. I have been with them all—there is no better companion!” — Gerald Stern

W. W. Norton & Company; 1st edition, September, 1997
Paperback, 288 pages, ISBN-10: 0393316548

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What We CarryWhat We Carry

Finalist, 1994 National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry

From the publisher: "It seems that Ms. Laux has chosen to witness what she must on her journey, in some way reliving and weaving together who she was and who she is to fully reclaim her body and soul." — William O'Daly

BOA Editions, Limited, June, 1994
Paperback, 6 x 9 in., 80 pages, ISBN-10: 1880238071

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Awake

Awake

Carnegie Mellon Classic Contemporary Series: Poetry

From the publisher: "Awake, Dorianne Laux's first book of poetry, is introduced by Pulitzer Prize winner and U.S. Poet Laureate Philip Levine for a reason: It's a near-perfect, emotionally haunting book."

Carnegie Mellon, September, 2013
Paperback, 5.5 x 9 in., 72 pages, ISBN-10: 0887485731
(Originally published by BOA Editions in 1990)

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Facts About The Moon

The Book of Women

Red Dragonfly Press, December 2012
Kindle Edition, 24 pages, ASIN: B00AIE5SN2

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