The Helens of Troy, New York

Author(s): Bernadette Mayer


Part of our revived "Poetry Pamphlet Series", All the Helens of Troy is Bernadette Mayers's profile of all of the Helens living in Troy, New York, done with poems and images, mixing the classical with the ordinary and delightful intelligence with irreverence.An excerpt: everybody diedthere's nothing more to say my hair's braided like a familyi took off, it was fun, i loved itif you did something wrong, they punished you one helen is enough, trust me

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780811220422
  • : W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
  • : New Directions
  • : March 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Bernadette Mayer
  • : Paperback
  • : 48