TITLE

The Contortionist

AUTHOR(S)
Wier, Dara
PUB. DATE
August 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;8/21/76, Vol. 175 Issue 8/9, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Poem
ABSTRACT
The article presents the poem "The Contortionist," by Dara Wier. First Line: Amazing you say, Rubber Girl; Last Line: herself for showtime.
ACCESSION #
23287523

 

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