Gjertrud Schnackenberg

Gjertrud Schnackenberg
Mike Minehan

Gjertrud Schnackenberg was born in Tacoma, Washington, in 1953. The Throne of Labdacus (FSG, 2000) received the Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Poetry.


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Gjertrud Schnackenberg reads her poem "Darwin in 1881"

"Listen to a poetry reading of Gjertrud Schnackenberg reading her poem ""Darwin in 1881,"" from her poetry collection Supernatural Love. Schnackenberg's gemlike poems are visionary documents, unmistakable in their glittering range and passion--and never the same twice. Learn more about the book Supernatural Love at http://us.macmillan.com/SupernaturalLove/GjertrudSchnackenberg Read more about poet Gjertrud Schnackenberg at http://us.macmillan.com/author/gjertrudschnackenberg"

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Heavenly Questions

Gjertrud Schnackenberg
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Heavenly Questions, the first new collection of poems from Gjertrud Schnackenberg since her critically acclaimed The Throne of Labdacus, finds her at the...


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The Throne of Labdacus

Gjertrud Schnackenberg
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Winner of the 2001 Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Poetry. A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2000. The first warning passing through...


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Supernatural Love

Gjertrud Schnackenberg
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

The poet Gjertrud Schnackenberg, whom William Logan once called "the most talented American poet under the age of forty," published her first book of poems in...


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A Gilded Lapse of Time

Gjertrud Schnackenberg
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Nadine Gordimer once remarked that Gjertrud Schnackenberg's poems "move me in a way that I don't really think I have experienced since I first read Rilke at...


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