Author: Najarian, James

Works Published by UNT Press

The Goat Songs

— Vol. 25: of Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry

Published: April, 2018  Pages: 82 

The poems in James Najarian’s debut collection are by turns tragic and mischievous, always with an exuberant attention to form. Najarian turns his caprine eye to the landscapes and history of Berks Country, Pennsylvania, and to the middle east of his extended Armenian family. These poems examine our bonds to the earth, to animals, to art and to desire. more... about The Goat Songs

  • Winner of the Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry, 2017