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Dark Verses and Light
In his seventh collection of poems, Tom Disch offers a range of narrative poems that reflects his gifts as a writer of novels and short stories.
Paperback, 144 pages
Published November 1st 1983 by The Johns Hopkins University Press
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Poet and cynic, Thomas M. Disch brought to the sf of the New Wave a camp sensibility and a sardonicism that too much sf had lacked. His sf novels include Camp Concentration, with its colony of prisoners mutated into super-intelligence by the bacteria that will in due course kill them horribly, and On Wings of Song, in which many of the brightest and best have left their bodies for what may be genu ...moreMore about Thomas M. Disch...