cover image Not Even Then: Poems

Not Even Then: Poems

Brian Blanchfield. University of California Press, $17.95 (81pp) ISBN 978-0-520-24039-1

From a ""Letter to a Silvery Mime in Yellow"" (""in the public library I'd find in greater/ metropolitan phonebooks other Brians' addresses/ and write away to them for help"") to ""String Theory Readymade,"" ""A Whole Host"" and ""Littleness of Being"" (""I, when thinking little, pinch into the kiss/ his ears can be made to peck"") Brian Blanchfield's speaker addresses himself to a variety of people, situations and embraces in Not Even Then.