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Broadsides to Books: Witnessing Ourselves

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The Earliest Witnesses G.C. Waldrep Tupelo Press ISBN: 978-1-946482-48-8, 121 Pages $18.95, Purchase at Reviewed by Cameron Walker   In the first line of “American Goshawk,” the poem that opens G.C. Waldrep’s newest collection, The Earliest Witnesses, the speaker strides into the woods “in a brute faith, certain the forest / would give me what I needed.”  Throughout these luminous poems, I continued to walk alongside the poet, through forests and fields, visiting ancient …