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Paul Klinger’s “The Speaking Parts” are poems written in “ropes.” Each poem title refers to a writer: Harryette Mullen, A.R. Ammons, Edgar Lee Masters, Gertrude Stein, Alice Notley, Robert Burns, Samuel Johnson, Charles Bernstein, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Bernadette Mayer, William Blake, Margaret Cavendish, Susan Howe, Virgil, Dante Alighieri, Thomas Hardy, Elizabeth Bisho ...more
Published 2009 by Braided Anchors Press/ Dusie
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May 21, 2009 Kathrin Schaeppi rated it it was amazing
Paul Klinger’s “The Speaking Parts” are poems written in “ropes.” Each poem title refers to a writer: Harryette Mullen, A.R. Ammons, Edgar Lee Masters, Gertrude Stein, Alice Notley, Robert Burns, Samuel Johnson, Charles Bernstein, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Bernadette Mayer, William Blake, Margaret Cavendish, Susan Howe, Virgil, Dante Alighieri, Thomas Hardy, Elizabeth Bishop.

As Klinger's “ropes” slink down the oblong pages they con/verse with the respective writer.


“brief
comic
timing
clips
of short
me
...more
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