In the Night Orchard: Selected Poems

In the Night Orchard: Selected Poems

By: R. T. Smith (author)Paperback

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In the Night Orchard is a retrospective collection of poems gleaned from over three decades of writing by a poet absorbed by nature and culture in the American South. These often-narrative poems are concerned with history, race, indigenous music, the many Southern dialects and customs and the quest for authentic identity.

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About Author

R. T. Smith is writer-in-residence at Washington & Lee University, USA, where he has edited Shenandoah since 1995. His collections of poetry include The Red Wolf: A Dream of Flannery O'Connor, Brightwood, Trespasser, Messenger and Outlaw Style, the last two of which received the Library of Virginia Poetry Book of the Year Prize.

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/07/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781937875657
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781937875657
  • weight: 259
  • ISBN10: 1937875652

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