Goldbarth's time capsule for a future that body can w imagine - a world without mailboxes, without sexual reproduction, without oil or tillable soil, without the capacity to understand music or poetry or love love love love crazy love'. Goldbarth's smart and stalgic collection of poems, spoken from that future's distant past, reminds readers of everything the world has to lose.'
Albert Goldbarth is the author of twenty-five collections of poetry, including The Kitchen Sink: New and Selected Poems 1972 2007. He has twice won the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry. He lives in Wichita, Kansas.