STINKING and FULL OF EELS.
LIGI, Gary. [aka Elio Emiliano Ligi].
Book Description: Rock Hill: Peaceweed Press, 1975., 1975. Not paginated. 1st printing, 1 of a limited edition of 300 copies. Stapled paperback, stiff red covers with printed illustration and lettering. Near Fine-. Faint spine fading. ISBN: 0910296073
Three poems recount Vietnam War experiences: 'Song of a Former Spec 4,' 'The Corpsman's Elegy,' and 'Looking Back Upon My Weeks in the Specialized Treatment Center I Realize the Full Meaning of Nostalgia'. Ligi published poems in many magazines, including Counter/Measures, Agni, Quarry, Chiron Review, and Intro. Poetry Today, a weekly program on S.C. Educational Radio Network, WEPR-FM, 1972-79, produced three tapes of Ligi reading.
He currently goes by the name Elio Emiliano Ligi, Founder of the Portland Pataphysical Outpatient Clinic, Lounge, and Laundromat, co-author of 'The One Minute President,' author of 'Disturbances,' and literary terrorist (Leading the blind since 1896). He is a contributor to 'Poets Against War' (online).