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Djuna Barnes
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Djuna Barnes (1892–1982) is best known for her novel Nightwood (1936), a tragic novel about the gay expatriate life in Paris during the 1920s, which was acclaimed by T. S. Eliot, Dylan Thomas and others. Barnes's many works also include Ryder and The Antiphon. She was also an accomplished journalist, artist and playwright. Djuna Barnes, "Eighteen Poems," copyright © 1998, The Authors League Fund as literary executor of the Estate of Djuna Barnes.

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Vol. 70
Sanctuary: The Preservation Issue
Spring 2018
Edited by Bradford Morrow

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A Selected Text from Conjunctions:70, Sanctuary: The Preservation Issue
May 22, 2018
Take him, Alma wrote almost ten years ago, when she was still a senior in high school and her English teacher, Mr. Poland, tried to teach her and her retrograde classmates how to craft compelling opening sentences for their college admissions essays
A Selected Text from Conjunctions:70, Sanctuary: The Preservation Issue
May 15, 2018
Punishment is a poor substitute for justice. When, after all, does punishment end? And what is punishment meant to do?
May 8, 2018
You still eat roots the way each footstep
put together this hillside
as if it was once a pond and slowly

dried for the afternoon–a simple life
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