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Saint X : poems

Author: Kirk Nesset
Publisher: Nacogdoches, Tex. : Stephen F. Austin State University Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"Kirk Nesset's Saint X chronicles the muted joy and despair of a millennial age, charting love's ills and the grind of mortality. His figures are bizarre but familiar: people born under punches, shaken awake by rattles and flares, latter-day pilgrims who stare at the statue that stares at America; people for whom disobedience is still a first duty, and death but a question of style. Wearing bandages rather than  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kirk Nesset
ISBN: 1936205769 9781936205769
OCLC Number: 795009549
Description: 75 pages : portrait ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Kirk Nesset.

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Chronicles the muted joy and despair of a millennial age, charting love's ills and the grind of mortality. His figures are bizarre but familiar: people born under punches, shaken awake by rattles and  Read more...

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