EDITOR'S NOTES: Rae Armantrout's new book, Precedence, will soon be available from Burning Deck Press. . . our apologies for misspelling the title in H(er), Vol. 2, No. 2. The original French title of Nicole Brossard's These Our Mothers, or: The Disintegrating Chapter, from which sections were excerpted in our last issue, is L'Amer ou le chapitre effrite (Montreal: Quinze, 1975). . . thank you to her translator, Barbara Thompson Godard, for pointing this out. . . and for the un-sung translation work . . . . Our alphabet collages are by Jennifer Bahrt of San Francisco . . . . Frances Jaffer's long-awaited collection of poems, Alternate Endings, is forthcoming from HOW(ever) Press this summer. The book includes a sixty-four-page selection of poems written over the last four years. It will cost $6.00 (plus $1.00 for postage and handling), and may be ordered from HOW(ever) Press, 554 Jersey Street, San Francisco, California 94114, and from selected local bookstores featuring small press publications.
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