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Buttonhook Press 2023 Pamphlet Series
Poetry: All forms & styles
A Writer’s Portfolio

Kirby Olson

In Praise of Columbus

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Copyright © 2023 by HOT BUTTON PRESS Contemporary Issues
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of Kirby Olson’s PDF pamphlet of new poetry.


About the writer:
Kirby Olson has published several poems in O:JA&L, including a chapbook of eight poems about families. He has also published in First Things, Partisan Review, South Dakota Review, North Dakota Quarterly, and many others. His only full-length book of poetry is titled Christmas at Rockefeller Center (WordTech 2015).

Image: Portrait of Christopher Columbus by Cristofano dell’Altissimo (1500-1605). Oil on canvas. 23.2 x 16.5 inches. Oil on canvas. 1556. Public domain.

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