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The Dancer and the Dance: A Book of Distinctions

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Paperback, 262 pages
Published February 1st 2008 by Red Hen Press
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Jun 24, 2008 Red Hen Press rated it it was amazing
Jack Foley’s The Dancer and the Dance: A Book of Distinctions deliberately challenges many conventional ways of thinking about poetry. Though extremely scholarly and aware of the “tradition,” Foley offers readings rooted in a consciousness which is simultaneously non academic and open to the new. “The self of this book,” he writes, “is not a unity but a multiplicity. Many people would agree with this idea of selfhood—the self as a ‘multiplicity of voices’—but clarification is still required as ...more
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