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Signaletics

by Emilia Phillips

Publication Year: 2013

Signaletics pits the measured against the immeasurable, the body against identity, and the political against the personal. With a defunct 19th-century body measurement system of criminal identification as a foundation, the poems move in and out of history, only to arrive at the immediate voice of a speaker, distraught about the death of a child brother, the remove of a father, and the estrangement of the personal with the politics of her country.

Published by: The University of Akron Press

Cover

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pp. 1-1

Title Page, Copyright

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pp. 2-5

Contents

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pp. 6-9

Subject in the Position of the Soldier with No Arms

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pp. 1-2

I

Teratoma

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pp. 5-6

Vanitas (Latent Print)

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pp. 7-7

Entra Tutto

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pp. 8-11

Latent Print

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pp. 12-13

Triptych: Automata

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pp. 14-16

Bertillonage Fragment, I:

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pp. 17-18

Blues Dream

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pp. 19-20

II

Diaspora

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pp. 23-25

Cross Section

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pp. 26-27

The Study Heads

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pp. 28-36

Bertillonage Fragment, II:

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pp. 37-37

Sublimation

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pp. 38-43

Ghost Sonnet

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pp. 44-44

III

In vacuo, Universal Studios

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pp. 47-49

The Speech of Monkeys

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pp. 50-51

Post

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pp. 52-53

The Ear: General Form & Separation of the Internal Windings

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pp. 54-60

Bertillonage Fragment, III:

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pp. 61-61

Latent Print: Interrogation Helix

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pp. 62-62

Cuspis

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pp. 63-64

IV

Ars Poetica (Latent Print)

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pp. 67-67

Latent Print: Indicia

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pp. 68-69

Skin Mags

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pp. 70-71

Niedecker’s Iron

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pp. 72-72

Reading Joyce on U.S. Flight 2309

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pp. 73-74

Bertillonage Fragment, IV:

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pp. 75-75

Latent Print: Pale Suits

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pp. 76-77

Mourner with Cowl, Hands in His Sleeves

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pp. 78-82

Notes

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pp. 83-84

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Acknowledgments

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pp. 85-86

...Many thanks to Zoland Poetry for reprinting “Subject in the Position of the Soldier with No Arms,” “Cuspis,” “Latent Print,” “Blues Dream,” “Ghost Sonnet,” “Skin Mags,” and “Ars Poetica (Latent Print)” as a feature on their website. Much gratitude to The Journal and judge G.C. Waldrep for naming...


E-ISBN-13: 9781937378578
E-ISBN-10: 1937378578
Print-ISBN-13: 9781937378547
Print-ISBN-10: 1937378543

Page Count: 94
Publication Year: 2013

OCLC Number: 867772911
MUSE Marc Record: Download for Signaletics

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