In the Crevice of Time: New and Collected Poems

Finalist, National Book Awards 1995 for Poetry

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ISBN 978-0801863394
Johns Hopkins University Press
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Josephine Jacobsen

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Josephine Jacobsen’s distinguished career as poet and writer spans more than six decades, from the publication of her first poem at age eleven to her 1994 American Academy of the Arts Citation, which celebrated her as a recipient of “almost every major poetry award.” From 1971 to 1973 she served two terms as Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress, a post recently retitled National Poet Laureate. In the Crevice of Time brings together 176 new and previously published poems by one of the most accomplished and most widely acclaimed poets of our time.