Individual Author Record
Name: Lucia Cordell GetsiPen Name: Lucia Getsi Genre: Poetry Born: December 31, 1944 in Nashville, Tennessee Sites:
Illinois ConnectionGetsi lives in Normal, Illinois and taught at Illinois State University.
Biographical and Professional InformationLucia Cordell Getsi is a Distinguished Prof Emerita of English who is retired from teaching creative writing and poetry at Illinois State University. She spent her childhood in Tennessee.
- Teeth Mother Letters, Moonsquilt Press, 1984
- Bottleships for Daughters, Aquilla Press, 1986
- No One Taught This Filly to Dance, Pikestaff Press, 1989
- Intensive Care, New Rivers Press, 1992
- Teeth Mother Letters, Moonlit Press, 2000
Titles At Your Library
Bottleships: For Daughters
ISBN: 0727503421 Imprint unknown. 1986
No One Taught This Filly to Dance (Pikestaff Poetry Chapbooks Ser. : No 3)
ISBN: 0936044055 Pikestaff Pr. 1989
ISBN: 0898231418 New Rivers Press. 1992
This series of poems, both powerful and and tender, is not just a focused meditation/confrontation on the subject of illness, but also a celebration of life and courage wrung from the near experience of death.
Teeth Mother Letters
ISBN: B001QMFHJA Moonsquilt Press. 1984 First appeared in Pteranodon.