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Ooga-Booga Poems

Frederick Seidel

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

0374530971

9780374530976

Trade Paperback

112 Pages

$14.00

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Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize
A National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist
A Griffin Poetry Prize Finalist
New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice

The poems in Ooga-Booga are about a youthful slave owner and his aging slave, and both are the same man. This is a collection from "the most frightening American poet ever" (Calvin Bedient, Boston Review).

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Frederick Seidel's previous books of poems include The Cosmos Trilogy; Final Solutions; Sunrise; These Days; and Poems, 1959-1979. He received the 2002 PEN/Voelker Award for Poetry.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Frederick Seidel

  • Frederick Seidel’s previous books of poems include The Cosmos Trilogy; Final Solutions; Sunrise; These Days; and Poems, 1959–1979. He received the 2002 PEN/Voelker Award for Poetry.
  • Frederick Seidel © Nancy Crampton
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