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Winner of the Anita Claire Scharf Award
Robert Morgan describes John Bensko's collection, Visitations, as “a book of portraits and voices, many voices, all of them vivid and memorable. Rivers speak, weeds speak, and figures from American history tell us their stories . . . Both the atrocities and glories of our world come to life in these poems of witness, lament, celebrati
Paperback, 72 pages
Published April 2014 by University of Tampa Press
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Aug 11, 2015 Michael Graber rated it it was amazing
Bensko is the best for the contemplative narrative style of poetry, infusing the genre with a credible mix of history and an incredible dose of imagination. Each poem is an active mediation that gives new voice to the voiceless or forgotten.
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