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Awful gestures

Author: Adrienne Weiss
Publisher: Toronto : Insomniac Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wallace Stevens' torrid words serve as both epigraph and incantation for Adrienne Weiss's powerful debut collection. Like Stevens, the poet acts as an intuitive observer and an almost violently acute mystic throughout these extravagant poems.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: Adrienne Weiss; Adrienne Weiss
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adrienne Weiss
ISBN: 1280910879 9781280910876 189741479X 9781897414798
OCLC Number: 614531326
Description: 1 online resource (59 pages)
Contents: Awful Gestures; Rain is no ordinary miracle; Subterranean; Scar; A Pretty Mistake; Stand Behind the Yellow Line; Queen Bee; Sweetheart Roland; Dead Flies; Road Kill: leaving you in a suburban restaurant; I watch you, real hard; Pop Art; Timeless; A Heart Like Yours; Itinerant Job; Unwavering, linoleum rain pelts on; A Deep Shade of Remedy; Beyond the Flurry; Stay; Dextrarum Iunctio (The Joining of Right Hands); Careful Where You Tread; In my heat you disappear; Night Comes For Sleep; The Myth of Tantalus; Glitter and Waste; Chance Operations; Smoking is Sexy.
Responsibility: by Adrienne Weiss.
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Wallace Stevens' torrid words serve as both epigraph and incantation for Adrienne Weiss's powerful debut collection. Like Stevens, the poet acts as an intuitive observer and an almost violently acute mystic throughout these extravagant poems.

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