Poetry. Frank Stanford was called by Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Alan Dugan a brilliant poet, ample in his work, like Whitman. He was the founder of Lost Roads Publishers and the author of a number of important works, among them the epic THE BATTLEFIELD WHERE THE MOON SAYS I LOVE YOU, reprinted by Lost Roads under the editorship of Forrest Gander and C.D. Wright. Frank Stanford said his purpose in his writing and with his press was to 'reclaim the landscape of American poetry' - The Arkansas Times. Stanford ended his own life in 1978 when he was 29. The reprinting of this major book is a truly important, much anticipated literary event.... bills stayed wadded up in a nation sack next to a fat colored womana#39;s thigh I could see the rolls in her stockings above ... time to get up and go to school go to school go to hell hole on a second Ia#39;m free I aina#39;t got to go nowhere now aina#39;t that anbsp;...
|Title||:||The battlefield where the moon says I love you|
|Publisher||:||Lost Roads Pub - 2000-06|