All Shook Up by Will Clemens
Collected Poems about Elvis

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This anthology of poems about Elvis invites readers to experience the connection between the historical and mythical status of The King, on the one hand, and the poetic imagery of him on the other. All Shook Up! combines history and myth and art--in the words of some of our most well-known poets and in the elegant and revealing photographs of Jon Hughes.
 

About Will Clemens

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Will Clemens holds a B.A. degree in English and history, an M.A. in English, and an M.F.A. in creative writing. His writings have been published by several periodicals, including the Explicator, the Kenyon Review, and Rain Taxi. Since 1997, he has edited fiction for the Antioch Review, and taught at the University of Cincinnati.
 
Published March 1, 2001 by University of Arkansas Press. 112 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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Cornelius Eady, Joyce Carol Oates, Ai, Lucille Clifton and Thom Gunn are just a few of the poets who wax sentimental in All Shook Up: Collected Poems about Elvis, edited by Will Clemens, with 22 b&

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