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The Way Out: Poems

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The Way Out dares to enter the many underworlds of human exsistance: that of Persephone, that of Dante, and that of contemporary life. At once dark and affirmative, the poems move from personal observation to personal disclosure, never averting their gaze from the face they are seeing. Lisa Sewell is the unusual poet who uses the confessional mode in the service of ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published February 15th 1998 by Alice James Books (first published February 1st 1998)
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Lisa Swewll was my graduate professor for Post-Modern American Poetry at Villanova. I feel honored to have studied with one of the next great American poets.
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