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Ode to the heart smaller than a pencil eraser / poems by Luisa A. Igloria ; foreword by Mark Doty.

Author/Creator:
Igloria, Luisa A., 1961- author.
Publication:
Boulder, Colorado : Utah State University Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (90 p.)
Series:
May Swenson Poetry Award series ; Volume 17.
May Swenson Poetry Award Series ; Volume 17
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Standardized Title:
Poems. Selections
Subjects:
American poetry.
English poetry.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
"When Luisa Igloria cites Epictetus-'as soon as a thing has been seen, it is carried away, and another comes in its place'-she introduces the crowded and contradictory world her poems portray: a realm of transience, yes, where the vulnerable come to harm and everything disappears, but also a scene of tremendous, unpredictable bounty, the gloriously hued density this poet loves to detail. 'I was raised / to believe not only the beautiful can live on / Parnassus,' she tells us, and she makes it true, by including in the cyclonic swirl of her poems practically everything: a gorgeous, trou
Contents:
Contents; Foreword by Mark Doty; Part I; Part II; Part III; Acknowledgments; About the Author; The May Swenson Poetry Award
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Doty, Mark, author of introduction, etc.
ISBN:
1-4920-1591-1
0-87421-979-5
OCLC:
887538292