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Janet Holmes

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Janet Holmes is an award-winning poet and author of four books of poetry: F2F; Humanophone; The Green Tuxedo; and The Physicist at the Mall. Her awards include grants from the Idaho Commission on the Arts, the Bush Foundation, the Loft-McKnight Foundation, the Jerome Foundation, and the Minnesota Arts Board; the Minnesota Book Award, the Foreword Magazine Poetry Book of the Year award, the Chad Walsh Poetry Prize, the Pablo Neruda Award, and two inclusions in the Best American Poetry series; and fellowships from Yaddo, MacDowell, the Fondation Ledig-Rowholt (Switzerland), and Fundación Valparaíso (Spain). Since 1999 she has served as director and editor of Ahsahta Press, an all-poetry literary nonprofit press based at Boise State University ...more


Average rating: 4.29 · 107 ratings · 8 reviews · 15 distinct works · Similar authors
F2F
4.57 of 5 stars 4.57 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2006
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The Green Tuxedo (The Ernes...
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1998
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The    ms of  m  y    kin
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2009
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Humanophone
4.59 of 5 stars 4.59 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
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The Physicist at the Mall
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1993
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An Introduction to Sociolin...
2.8 of 5 stars 2.80 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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The Mysterious Path
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Women, Men and Politeness
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I am in love with Notley's dialogic style, and particularly with this book, which hearkens back to her earliest works set in California.
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The    ms of  m  y    kin by Janet Holmes
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Seems weird to be rating my own books -- but I guess it would also be weird to rate them badly!
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