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Airs, waters, places : poems

Author: Bin Ramke
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2001.
Series: Kuhl House poets.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Like the ancient medical text by Hippocrates that gives this collection of poetry its title, ""Airs, Waters, Places"" looks with intensity and purpose at the elemental world to understand the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ramke, Bin, 1947-
Airs, waters, places.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2001
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bin Ramke
ISBN: 087745776X 9780877457763
OCLC Number: 46565163
Description: 70 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: No Thing --
After Artemidorus on Dreams: Oneicriticos --
Watery --
Zoo --
Tiny Wounds: A Theory of Generosity --
Uses of Reality --
Against the Cycle of Saint Ursula (Carpaccio) --
Paraclete --
Raise Grief to Music --
The Gods That Sleep in Museums --
Surface Tension --
The Science of Reunion and Opposition --
Virtual Sculpture --
Moths and the Occasional Dog --
Echo --
Mortal Danger: Funerary Art --
On the Shape of Such as Planets, Like Earth --
How Various It Is and Quiet --
String --
Trouble Deaf Heaven --
Gravity and Levity.
Series Title: Kuhl House poets.
Responsibility: by Bim Ramke.


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The transtucent transience of life flowing has seldom been more poignantly and pertinently evoked. Bin Ramke's Airs, Waters, Places is magisterial. He is our Heraclitus. - John Ashbery; ""There is a Read more...

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