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Why Things Burn: Poems Paperback – May 10, 2001
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She is the winner of the Acker Award, the Audre Lorde Award in Poetry, the Firecracker Alternative Book Award, and a five-time finalist for the Lambda Literary Award.
Gottlieb teaches graduate-level creative writing, and has also performed and taught creative writing workshops at all levels around the country. She received her MFA from Mills College.
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I strongly recommend reading Daphne Gottlieb's "Why Things Burn." Gottlieb has a way of disturbing you while turning you on at the same time. Read morePublished on March 19, 2009 by Carly-Anne
So few modern poets are able to describe their subject with such force in so conversational a manner. Read morePublished on August 7, 2006 by Sinquanon