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Author: Rae Armantrout
Publisher: Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, 2010, ©2009.
Series: Wesleyan poetry.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English : 1st Wesleyan pbkView all editions and formats
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"A collection of poetry organized in two sections. The first section, "Versed," play with vice and versa, the perversity of human consciousness. They flirt with error and delusion, skating on a thin ice that inevitably cracks. The second section, "Dark Matter," alludes to more than the unseen substance thought to make up the majority of mass in the universe. The invisible and unknowable are confronted directly as  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rae Armantrout
ISBN: 9780819570918 0819570915
OCLC Number: 742002562
Notes: Poèmes.
Publ. à l'origine : Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, c2009.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, 2010.
National Book Critics Circle award winner, 2009.
National Book Award finalist, 2009.
Description: ix, 121 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Versed --
Dark matter.
Series Title: Wesleyan poetry.
Responsibility: Rae Armantrout.
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Armantrout s poetry has always been turned to the present moment. Its formal lineage is from William Carlos Williams and the Objectivists, with their enjambments of modern experience. Poetically, Read more...

 
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