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Quincy Troupe
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Quincy Troupe
Quincy Troupe is the founding editor of Confrontation and author of James Baldwin: The LegacyMiles: The Autobiography, Miles and Me: A Memoir of Miles Davis, and poetry collections including Errançities, The Architecture of LanguageTranscircularities: New and Selected Poems, and Snake-Back Solos: Selected Poems 1969–1977, which received an American Book Award. He has received honors and awards from the National Foundation for the Arts, the New York Foundation for the Arts, and the New York State Council on the Arts; and served as poet laureate of the state of California.

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Vol. 69
Being Bodies
Fall 2017
Edited by Bradford Morrow

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January 16, 2018
To sit with you
 among the starlings,
 yellow-eyed,  their
  paths hieroglyphic, and
 throw some crumbs our way.
January 2, 2018
I left him in the wilderness, the scrag that’s left of wilderness—plastic bag choking the gatepost, Styrofoam snow in the farmyard. The wilderness drips down my legs. Mercury, moonlight, multinutrient fertilizer. What we pour on the land in nostalgia.
December 19, 2017
Etymology of undulate, circle and cloud. We sign our letters in undulating skies.
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