Nightsun No. 9 (Fall 1989). Douglas DeMars, Barbara Wilson, Antler, Robert Bixby, Carolyn Forche, Joan Halperin, Les Sattinger, Diane Wakoski, Peter Wild.
Nightsun No. 9 (Fall 1989)
Nightsun No. 9 (Fall 1989)

Nightsun No. 9 (Fall 1989)

ISBN: 1878306006
Frostburg, MD: Frostburg State University, 1989. First Printing. Stapled Wrappers. Signed by Diane Wakoski. This number of the literary journal edited by Douglas DeMars & Barbara Wilson, published at Frostburg State University in Maryland, features the poem "Failures of the World" by Diane Wakoski, the noted, award-winning & prolific poet who has long resided here in Michigan. Next to her printed name above the poem, Wakoski has hand-written her signature with characteristic series of vertical doodles (pg. 11). Also in this issue are contributions of poetry by Whitman Prize-winning poet Antler (born Brad Burdick); Robert Bixby; Joan Halperin; Peter Wild; an interview of the acclaimed, Michigan-born poet Carolyn Forche & much more. With notes on contributors; front cover detail of photograph of a desolate interior by Les Sattinger. A rare issue in this venerable series; & an important Wakoski collectible. In very fine condition with only slight wear & a few tiny bumps to edges & corners of front, back covers & stapled spine; several small creases at upper right corner of front cover extending decreasingly through first fifteen or so page leaves. Interior very fine with only bump-creases noted above. Very Fine. [Item #3408]

Price: $30.00