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Leviathan by Paul Auster
Leviathan
by Paul Auster
read in July, 2009
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Saint Erasure by Donna de la Perriere
Saint Erasure
by Donna de la Perriere (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2012
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To measure the very sensitivities
Of a daily reckoning
Calibrated Calm
Easements of the Body
Chart the intimate seas of
A World Precariously Balanced
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Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
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An autobiographic novel or fictionalized memoir. The young protagonist Jeanette is adopted into a matriarchal clan of Pentecostal evangelists in the north of England. The clan's members are tribal & interdependent & considered somewhat queer ...more
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The Book of Interfering Bodies by Daniel Borzutzky
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This book of poetry contains sublimely grotesque and darkly comic images, as well as a sardonic, internationalist understanding of the absurd. It makes jabs at bureaucratic systems and the sanctity of Poetry, which take form variously as a miniscule ...more
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Don’t Let Me Be Lonely by Claudia Rankine
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Claudia Rankine’s Don’t Let Me Be Lonely is in many ways a meditation on how we desperately need the Romantic poetic spirit now more than ever. The book is subtitled “An American Lyric,” and that is an apt description for it, the paradox of the lyric ...more
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Well Then There Now by Juliana Spahr
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The Letters of Robert Duncan and Denise Levertov by Robert J. Bertholf
" Ah, seems Duncan was no stranger to scene fatigue & scene ambivalence, not to mention scene trainwreck fascination. Thanks for this review and the ...more "
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A Megaphone by Juliana Spahr
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Unclean Jobs for Women and Girls by Alissa Nutting
Unclean Jobs for Women and Girls
by Alissa Nutting (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2011
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Alissa Nutting is such a wildly gifted & inventive storyteller, it's hard not to keep popping down the tales in this collection one after the other like candy, like a bag of gumdrops that feel deceptively easy to chew but are actually laced with ...more
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The Wide Road by Carla Harryman
The Wide Road
by Carla Harryman
read in August, 2011
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The Wide Road is a supremely riotous & zaftig take on the female picaresque. Language poets Carla Harryman and Lyn Hejinian join forces in a collaboration of poetms & correspondence, transforming themselves into a two-headed monster who roams ...more
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