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The Garbage Eater
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Brett Foster is Associate Professor of English at Wheaton College. He is currently completing Elemental Rebel: The Rime of Cecco Angiolieri. A past Wallace Stegner and Elizabethan Club fellow, his poetry and criticism has appeared in Raritan, The Kenyon Review, Best New Poets 2007, and Books & Culture, among other publications.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. pp. 1-1
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
  2. pp. 2-7
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. The Garbage Eater
  2. pp. 3-4
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  1. I
  2. pp. 5-17
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  1. Nights of Fireworks, Days of Drought
  2. pp. 7-18
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  1. Field Trip: Two Colonies
  2. pp. 8-10
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  1. Sponge Bath as Answer to the Problem of Knowledge
  2. pp. 11-22
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  1. The Little Flowers of Dan Quisenberry
  2. pp. 12-13
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  1. The Foreman at Rest
  2. pp. 14-15
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  1. Geography Lesson, 1983
  2. pp. 16-27
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  1. Passage
  2. pp. 17-21
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  1. Lyke as a ship, that through the Ocean wyde
  2. pp. 22-33
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  1. Via Negativa
  2. pp. 23-35
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  1. II
  2. pp. 25-37
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  1. An Appeal to the Ghost of Patrick Kavanagh
  2. pp. 27-38
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  1. Ten Definitions Approximating Grief
  2. pp. 28-39
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  1. Final Night, in Allston
  2. pp. 29-40
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  1. Trashy Elegy for the Queen of Shock Rock
  2. pp. 30-41
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  1. Evening When the Secret Vanished
  2. pp. 31-42
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  1. Risk
  2. pp. 32-33
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  1. The First Request of Lazarus
  2. pp. 34-36
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  1. Afternoon Pilgrims
  2. pp. 37-48
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  1. Meditation in an Olive Garden
  2. pp. 38-39
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  1. Part-Time Work at Coffee Bars
  2. pp. 40-51
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  1. No Sol in California
  2. pp. 41-42
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  1. Petition: California Avenue
  2. pp. 43-44
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  1. Parousia
  2. pp. 45-56
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  1. At the City Church of San Francisco
  2. pp. 46-47
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  1. III
  2. pp. 49-61
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  1. Devotion: For Our Bodies
  2. pp. 51-62
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  1. Papyric Fragments
  2. pp. 52-54
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  1. Aubade, with Samara
  2. pp. 55-66
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  1. Bridal Cave
  2. pp. 56-67
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  1. Sestina for One Coast
  2. pp. 57-58
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  1. New Territories
  2. pp. 59-70
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  1. A Confession Kind of, a Kind of Prayer
  2. pp. 60-61
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  1. Tea with Mr. Milton
  2. pp. 62-73
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  1. Rondeau for Plotinus
  2. pp. 63-74
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  1. To the Author of How to Be a Successful Artist
  2. pp. 64-75
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  1. From the Tarmac
  2. pp. 65-76
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  1. Intercession: For My Daughter
  2. pp. 66-77
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  1. Contrition: Midnight Message
  2. pp. 67-78
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  1. The Advent Calendar
  2. pp. 68-79
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  1. Westward, in the Fading Moments of Any One Day
  2. pp. 69-80
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  1. The Snow Day
  2. pp. 70-71
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  1. Longing, Lenten
  2. pp. 72-83
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  1. Notes
  2. pp. 73-74
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