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Gary Counsil

Gary Counsil is a poet and short-story writer and adjunct instructor at Marymount College.

Closing the Joint with Geoffrey Young

Geoffrey Young, Lights Out, Drawings by James Siena (Great Barrington, MA: The Figures, 2003) Poet, publisher, curator, art dealer, and guest lecturer Geoffrey Young has, in collaboration with artist James Siena, published his fourth collection of poems entitled Lights Outs. The book is divided into seven sections. There are fourteen drawings and a cover painting by Siena.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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