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Forrest Gander
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What is most remarkable about Gander is his ability to isolate events as though they occur purely within the random constructions of language; the final section 'Life of Johnson upside your Head, a libretto' is a verbal chiaroscuro. This collection is an adventure to embark on."--Harvard Review
Paperback, 53 pages
Published June 1st 1993 by University of Pittsburgh Press
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Born in the Mojave Desert, Forrest Gander grew up in Virginia and spent significant periods in San Francisco, Dolores Hidalgo (Mexico), and Eureka Springs, Arkansas before moving to Rhode Island. He holds degrees in literature and in geology, a subject that recurs in his writing and for which his work has been connected to ecological poetics.

Collaboration has been an important engagement for Gande
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