Saturday, May 17, 2014

SUMMER CHRONOGRAPH: A Red Shuttleworth Poetry Chapbook



Summer Chronograph

poems

Red Shuttleworth


Over ninety chronograph poems were written by Red Shuttleworth during the summer of 2013.  This chapbook contains twenty-five of those poems (selected by Portuguese man-of-letters Nuno Santos and Red's daughter, Ciara Shuttleworth).


Red Shuttleworth in his studio (May 2014).

Red Shuttleworth's Summer Chronograph was published in a limited edition by Bunchgrass Press in late May, 2014.


Strangle-poor in 1925 with a hopeless copper mine near Vidal, California, Wyatt Earp stared off into the Mojave Desert one late summer evening, and growl-groaned, Fiasco dream....

Wyatt Earp at the Colorado River, 1925.
(Arizona State Historical Society, Tucson)

  

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