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The volcano sequence

Author: Alicia Ostriker
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2002.
Series: Pitt poetry series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of poems explores Jewish history, liturgy, theology, and the author's relationship with Judaism and spirituality.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
American poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ostriker, Alicia.
Volcano sequence.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)606744183
Online version:
Ostriker, Alicia.
Volcano sequence.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)627968543
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alicia Ostriker
ISBN: 0822957841 9780822957843
OCLC Number: 49193088
Description: 123 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Volcano --
the unmasking --
mother --
descent --
psalm --
the red thread --
mother --
dialogue --
the red thread again --
riddles --
fire --
blood --
earth: the shekhinah as amnesiac --
time --
preparing for passover --
during the bombing of kosovo --
question and answer --
the wheel --
eyesight --
our mothers: a correspondence --
cinema --
cretan interlude: lasithi plateau --
the poet in me says --
days of awe --
the volcano breathes --
psalm 37: the meek shall inherit the earth --
I decide to call you Being --
interlude: the avenue of the americas --
toward the millennium --
predawn --
psalm --
seasonal --
dark smile --
aperture.
Series Title: Pitt poetry series.
Responsibility: Alicia Suskin Ostriker.

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"This is a book with a voice of its own; it is a prayer to God, and a hymn of accusation for the lapses of divinity; it is a psalm of praise for the life of the flesh, and a mourning for life's Read more...

 
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