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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:71, A Cabinet of Curiosity
November 8, 2018
A grown-up man not unlike me is trying to coax a struggling child into a box. That’s badly phrased and only a single sentence in we are in need of starting over.
November 6, 2018
There were parts I recognized.

I saw by night a man riding a red horse and he stood among the myrtle trees in the bottom and behind him were red horses, sorrel and white. My Lord what are these?
A Selected Text from Conjunctions:71, A Cabinet of Curiosity
November 1, 2018
The moment had come to see if it was true that Grumpa had a collection of ties lined with pictures of what her brother called “naughty ladies.”
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