The Slaughterhouse Poems



THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE POEMS, Dave Newman S First Full Length Poetry Collection, Is A Series Of Narrative Poems That Tell The Stories Of People Often Kept Behind The Scenes In American Literature Slaughterhouse Workers, Bowling Alley Managers, Strippers, Prisoners Dreaming Of Better Lives Written In The Spirit Of World Poets Like Nicanor Parra And Nazim Hikmet, Coupled With American Grittiness, Newman S Poems Hold A Place Of Their Own Real, Heartfelt, True.The Slaughterhouse Poems

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  • Paperback
  • 166 pages
  • The Slaughterhouse Poems
  • Dave Newman
  • English
  • 09 October 2017
  • 0988445913

10 thoughts on “The Slaughterhouse Poems

  1. says:

    Drugs, drinking, fucking, dysfunctional families, hustling, violence, and a world of work that exists just one step above the poverty line.More

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  3. says:

    If I could have walked on the ceiling I would have looked up and seen terrible balloons The analogy is one of many vivid images in Dave Newman s, The Slaughterhouse Poems It describes the dead carcasses of pigs and cows that hang from steel chains above the slaughterhouse s killing floor The Poem, also titled The Killing Floor, describes the speaker s first day at work in the slaughterhouse.He is a young, working class teenager struggling to make ends meet with various jobs in between s If I could have ...

  4. says:

    fantastic full length poetry debut by Dave Newman Am a big fan of his previously self published poetry collections, Allen Ginsburg Comes to Pittsburgh and The Beer Factory, as well as his fantastic 2nd novel, Raymond Carver Will Not Raise Our Children, and now I have this gem to add to my collection Poems are relatively thematic in scope concerning a slaughterhouse job Newman had in the late 1980s, but the subject matter also delves i...

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    If you re new to Newman, you re in for a treatand, if you already know his work, then The Slaughterhouse Poems deliver And you d expect nothing less from one of Pittsburgh s best writers tough, tender, and unflinching blue collar poems that remind us that the slaughterhouse can be foun...

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