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Type O Negative

Joel Tan

Publication Year: 2008

Type O Negative is a collection of poetry that draws on the Joel Tan’s life in the Philippines and America. He uses powerful imagery and drama to illuminate the experiences and the passions of human nature. He focuses on loss, sexuality, love, and all the emotions that come with growing up and going through life. Tan’s unique style of poetry brings readers right into the heart of his narrative.

Published by: Red Hen Press

Title Page, Copyright, Dedication, Acknowledgments

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Contents

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pp. 7-8

Epigraph

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pp. 9-10

ars poetica filipiniana

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pp. 11-14

Part 1. thicker

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pp. 15-16

manila zoo/gajendralila

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pp. 17-19

mama’s james dean

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pp. 20-21

beautiful daughter: magayon na babaye

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pp. 22-24

sinanglay

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pp. 25-27

flash

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pp. 28-29

yokohama lover

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pp. 30-31

america

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pp. 32-34

santo niño

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pp. 35-38

novela

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pp. 39-41

epifania

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pp. 42-43

therapy

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pp. 44-45

tuli

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pp. 46-48

sweetmeats

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pp. 49-56

boys

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pp. 57-59

half sister

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pp. 60-64

elements

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pp. 65-67

letter for my half brother at war

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pp. 68-70

Part 2. bug

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pp. 71-72

minutes

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pp. 73-74

exile

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pp. 75-76

gift giver

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pp. 77-78

bug chaser sestina

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pp. 79-80

true love

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pp. 81-83

AIDS services foundation ghost

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pp. 84-86

mimi’s sestina

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pp. 87-88

beaches

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pp. 89-92

knowing nothing

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p. 93-93

meth ses(tina)

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pp. 94-95

wedding vow 9- this

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pp. 96-100

requiem for silvia

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pp. 101-105

3 days in louisiana

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pp. 106-108

Notes

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pp. 109-110

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About the Author

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pp. 111-112

Joël Barraquiel Tan was born in Manila in 1968. He received an M.F.A. in creative writing from Antioch University, and a B.A. in ethnic studies from the University of California, Berkeley. Joël is the author of two collections of poetry, Monster and el canto de animal. ...


E-ISBN-13: 9781597093804
Print-ISBN-13: 9781597090186
Print-ISBN-10: 1597090182

Page Count: 112
Publication Year: 2008

Edition: First

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