The Ten Best Issues of Comic Books

By Alice Notley b. 1945 Alice Notley
1. X-Men #141 & 142

2. Defenders #125

3. Phoenix: The Untold Story

4. What if. . .? #31

5. New Mutants #1

6. New Mutants #2

7. Micronauts #58

8. Marvel Universe #5

9. New Mutants #14

10. Secret Wars #1

Alice Notley, “The Ten Best Issues of Comic Books” from Grave of Light © 2006 by Alice Notley and reprinted by permission of Wesleyan University Press. www.wesleyan.edu/wespress

Source: Grave of Light (Wesleyan University Press, 2006)

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Poet Alice Notley b. 1945

SCHOOL / PERIOD New York School (2nd Generation)

Subjects Arts & Sciences, Reading & Books, Social Commentaries, Popular Culture

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Alice Notley was born in Arizona and grew up in Needles, California. After earning her BA from Barnard College and MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, Notley traveled extensively around the US and abroad. In 1972 she married the poet Ted Berrigan and had two sons with him, the poets Anselm and Edmund Berrigan. Active in the New York poetry scene of the 1960s and ‘70s, Notley is often identified with the so-called Second . . .

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SUBJECT Arts & Sciences, Reading & Books, Social Commentaries, Popular Culture

SCHOOL / PERIOD New York School (2nd Generation)

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