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Author: COOPER, JANE
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Cooper, Jane    Poet's Biography
15 poems available by this author


CLEMENTENE    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: I always thought she was white, I thought she was an indian
Subject(s): Women


HUNGER MOON    Poem Text    
First Line: The last full moon of february


MY YOUNG MOTHER    Poem Text    
First Line: My young mother, her face narrow
Last Line: Calling me from sleep after decades
Subject(s): Mothers & Daughters; Women


RENT    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: If you want my apartment, sleep in it


SEVENTEEN QUESTIONS ABOUT KING KONG    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: If so, what does it tell us about ourselves?
Subject(s): Motion Pictures; Movies; Cinema


THE BLUE ANCHOR    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: The future weighs down on me


THE BUILDER OF HOUSES    Poem Text    
First Line: What was the blond child building


THE FAITHFUL    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Death; Dead, The


THE FIGURE ON THE FAR SIDE    Poem Text    
First Line: Once it was my brother on
Subject(s): Chess


THE FLASHBOAT    Poem Text    
First Line: A high deck. Blue skies overhead. White distance.
Subject(s): Boats


THREADS: ROSA LUXEMBURG FROM PRISON: 1. WRONKE, SPRING 1917    Poem Text    
First Line: A huge white poplar half fills the prison garden
Subject(s): Luxemburg, Rosa (1871-1919); Prisons & Prisoners


THREADS: ROSA LUXEMBURG FROM PRISON: 2. BRESLAU, NOVEMBER-DEC. 1917    Poem Text    
First Line: Hans is killed
Subject(s): Luxemburg, Rosa (1871-1919); Prisons & Prisoners


THREADS: ROSA LUXEMBURG FROM PRISON: 3. BRESLAU, SPRING 1918       
First Line: My window looks on the red brick wall
Subject(s): Luxemburg, Rosa (1871-1919); Prisons & Prisoners


WAITING    Poem Text    
First Line: My body knows it will never bear children
Last Line: Filling you with poems
Subject(s): Emptiness; Infertility


WHAT THE SEER SAID    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: She said I would see the future
Subject(s): Fathers