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Coda: Last Poems

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This collection is compiled from the unpublished poems of Karl Shapiro at the University of Texas in Austin and elsewhere. They are largely as Shapiro left them, in a desk drawer in his apartment in uptown Manhattan.
Paperback, 80 pages
Published June 12th 2008 by Texas Review Press
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Jan 25, 2016 Brendan rated it really liked it
Rating: Somewhere in the 3 1/2 - 4 range.

The pieces that stood out to me:

"No Doubt" - not about Gwen Stefani :)
"The Day That Painting Died"
"The Camera"
"After the Surrender" - MacArthur in Japan
"Ubi Sunt" - about women he'd known
Tovli rated it it was amazing
Nov 14, 2012
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Pulitzer Prize-winning American poet, appointed the fifth Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1946.
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