Covers, Titles, and Tables: The Formations of American Literary Canons

Contents							xvi

	ADRIENNE RICH (B. 1929) 				1426
		Storm Warnings 					1427
		Diving Into the Wreck 				1428

	GARY SNYDER (B. 1930) 					1432
		Riprap 						1433
		August on Sourdough, a Visit from Dick Brewer 	1434
		Ripples on the Surface 				1435

	SYLVIA PLATH (1932-1963) 				1436
		Morning Song 					1438
		Lady Lazarus 					1439
		Ariel 						1441
		Daddy						1443

	LINDA PASTAN (B. 1952) 					1446
		Marks 						1446

	AMlRI BARAKA (B. 1934) 					1447
		A Poem for Black Hearts 			1447

	MARY OLIVER (B. 1935) 					1448
		The Black Snake 				1448
		Hawk 						1449
		The Black Walnut Tree 				1450
		Poem for My Father's Ghost 			1451

	MARGE PIERCY (B. 1936) 					1453
		Barbie Doll 					1453
		A Work of Artifice 				1454

	LUCILLE CLIFTON (B. 1936) 				1456
		In the Inner City 				1456

	MICHAEL S. HARPER (B. 1958) 				1458
		Dear John, Dear Coltrane 			1459
		Martin's Blues 					1460
		"Bird Lives": Charles Parker in St. Louis 	1461

	PAULA GUNN ALLEN (B. 1939) 				1463
		Pocahontas to Her English Husband, John Rolfe 	1464

	GLORIA ANZALD˛A (B. 1942) 				1466
		To live in tbe Borderlands means you 		1466

	JOSEPH BRUCHAC III (B. 1942) 				1468
		Ellis Island 					1468

1829-2004

Dr. Kenneth Roemer
University of Texas at Arlington

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