PSALMS FOR THE WRECKAGE
Plays Inverse Press, 2017
Psalms for the Wreckage collects Joshua Young's trilogy of scripts in verse—To the Chapel of Light (Mud Luscious Press), When the Wolves Quit (Gold Wake Press), and a third, previously unpublished play in verse This is the Way to Rule—in a single edition. Exploring faith, dogma, and the politics of power, Psalms for the Wreckage is a stunning collection of poetic, epistolary play writing as well as a fascinating look at one author's evolving relationship with genre.
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I AM HEAVY W/ FEELING: A CORRESPONDENCE
w/ Alexis Pope
fog Machine (2017)
I Am Heavy w/ Feeling is a book of poems by Joshua Young and Alexis Pope--a correspondence through poems, written to each other via email cataloging the end of their previous relationships and finding a path to a new one. They write about their lives as parents, poets, partners, and teachers, through conversations built on poems.
THE HOLY GHOST PEOPLE
Plays Inverse Press (2014)
It's easy to dismiss the Holy Ghost People. They travel door-to-door in white sheets spouting pseudoscience about time travel, wormholes, and a new galactic gospel. Most of the town has already laughed them away. But when the Holy Ghost People start to perform "miracles," denial becomes difficult, and conversation quickly shifts to what ought to be done.
SEDRO WOOLEY DAYS: A DAMIEN JURADO MIXTAPE
w/ START WITH DEAD THINGS(Talin Tahajian)
NightFeast: Volume 1, midnight city (2015)
a double chapbook by Talin Tahajian & Joshua Young.
w/ Chas Hoppe
Full-length collaborative collection interrogating place, the language of cinema, & communication.
GOLD WAKE PRESS (2013)
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