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The snowbird poems

Author: Robert Kroetsch
Publisher: Edmonton : University of Alberta Press, ©2004.
Series: Currents.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Snowbird travels south to Florida, seeking warmth, but he is not sure if he escaped or if he needs to be rescued.
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Genre/Form: Canadian poetry
Canadian poetry - 21st century
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Kroetsch
ISBN: 0888644264 9780888644268
OCLC Number: 55973123
Description: 107 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The footprint episode --
Snowbird goes to the south seas --
Tourist traps --
It is a matter of winter --
Lines written in the John Snow house --
Poem for my dead sister --
This part of the country.
Series Title: Currents.
Responsibility: Robert Kroetsch.
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Robert Kroetsch's new collection, "The Snowbird Poems," is a brilliant flight of departure. Beached where he watches a drowning horizon, teased by romance, Snowbird lets his responses become a  Read more...

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"It is a resonant moment when postmodern techniques are used to transcend, rather than revel in, the limits of language. This collection stands with the best of Kroetsch's impressive body of work." Read more...

 
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