Rebecca Foust

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Mom's Canoe

Mom's Canoe
By Rebecca Foust
Published by Texas Review Press
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9781933896274

Mom’s Canoe presents poetry about the Allegheny Mountain Region of western Pennsylvania, “in all its splendor and grief.” — Matthew Lippman

Candy Plant. Paper Mill. Strip Mine. In Mom’s Canoe, Rebecca Foust recovers “each loved thing lost, sieved/ with bitter salt and ash.” She holds local myths, fossil records, family lore and memory to the brutal and compassionate light of poetry. — Robin Becker

paperback | 40 pages | 9781933896274 | February 28, 2009