WorldCat Identities

Rips, Geoffrey

Overview
Works: 11 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 957 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Conference papers and proceedings  Poetry 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN4745, 323.445
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Geoffrey Rips
 
Most widely held works by Geoffrey Rips
The Campaign against the underground press by Geoffrey Rips( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The truth : a novel by Geoffrey Rips( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his debut novel, The Truth, Geoff Rips creates a moral universe in a series of tales narrated by the palsied hunchback Chuy Pingarrn who spends his days on the front porch of a San Antonio whorehouse and is proud to dubbed "the standard of perversion" by those whose stories he tells
The calculus of falling bodies : poems by Geoffrey Rips( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems in this collection span the 40 years in which Geoff Rips has undertaken a deeply personal attempt to understand the mystery of things. The pieces parallel his interest in the greater world and burrow deep inside his own psyche in the attempt to find meaning. His poems include the pantheon of subjects embraced by poets through the ages & mdash;life, death, love, and family & mdash;and they also discuss the natural world and the material world, reality TV shows, looking for work, traffic, the lives of window washers and hot dog vendors, the wetlands, and pelicans, plovers, and dolphins. This is the whole of life, seen by looking closely at its parts
Unamerican activities : the campaign against the underground press( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hispanics for a better Texas in the 1990's : a Tomás Rivera Center policy seminar by Geoffrey Rips( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cleaning fish by Geoffrey Rips( )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A portrait of the Lower Rio Grande Valley : an environmental and economic overview by Geoffrey Rips( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The campaign against the Underground press ; PEN American Center report by Geoffrey Rips( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hispanics for a better Texas in th 1990s : A Tomás Rivera Policy Seminar by Geoffrey Rips( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Calculus of Falling Bodies by Geoffrey Rips( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Front Cover; Title Page; Half Title; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; Poetry, Journalism, Writing, the World; Compost; Compost; Dolphin; Wetlands; I lift her up; Resuscitation; Halitosis or I'm Not Sherman and You're Not Georgia; Why I Never Have Anything to Say to You; Traffic; Mowing in the Dark; Epoxy; St. Matthew's Passion; Something larger; Appeal; Aubade; Resuscitation; Personal Geography; A Landscape; New York City, The Way It Is; As I Was Saying; Ode to the Lesser and Greater Cockroach; Survival; Tonight the World Started Over; Looking for Work; Work; Madrid 1974
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.28 for The calcul ... to 0.98 for Hispanics ...)

The truth : a novel
Alternative Names
Rips, Geoff

Languages
English (21)

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