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The Land of Liars

David Citino teaches at Ohio State University. He is the author of ten books of poetry, including The Book of Appassionato: Collected Poems (Ohio State U. Press); also Broken Symmetry (Ohio State, which was named a Notable Book of 1997 by the National Book Critics Circle); The Weight of the Heart (Quarterly Review of Literature Poetry Series), The Discipline: New and Selected Poems, 1980-1992 (Ohio State); The Gift of Fire (U. Of Arkansas Press); and The Appassionato Doctrines (Cleveland State U. Poetry Center). ["Contributor Note" from original publication, 1999.]