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The headless man : a novel in prose poems / Peter Dubé.

Author/Creator:
Dubé, Peter, 1962- author.
Publication:
Vancouver, BC : A Feed Dog book, an imprint of Anvil Press, [2020]
Format/Description:
Book
94 pages ; 21 cm
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Subjects:
Canadian poetry -- 21st century.
Form/Genre:
Poetry.
Poetry.
Summary:
"The Headless Man takes up Georges Bataille's subversive image of the acéphale and turns him into an outsider "everyman" to explore the paradoxes of identity, the body, and desire."-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: The Birth of the Headless Man
The Headless Man Sees
The Headless Man Hears
The Headless Man Feels the Sun for the First Time
The Headless Man Dreams for the First Time
The Dream Answers the Flesh
How the Headless Man Found the City
The Nipples Tighten
The Headless Man Enters Town
The Headless Man and the Bridge
The Headless Man Gets Lost
The Voice of a Lost Staple
The Headless Man Climbs a Tree
A Woman on a Cellphone
The Headless Man Discovers the Crowd
The Street Preacher's Voice
The Headless Man Takes a Chance
The Headless Man Goes to the Bank
The Headless Man in the Public Square
The Headless Man and the Law
The Headless Man Understands the Crowd
The Headless Man Remains Silent
The Headless Man Riots
The Headless Man Cries Without Knowing Why
The Headless Man Goes to the Movies
The Luminous Screen Goes Out
The Headless Man Feels Wind on Rooftops
The Headless Man Finds the Border
The Headless Man and the Neon Lights
An Animal Skull's Voice
The Headless Man Dreams Again
The Headless Man and the Volcano
The Headless Man Discovers Music
The Headless Man and the Stripper
The Headless Man Knows His Hand
A Hand Finds the Headless Man
The Headless Man Thinks Out Loud
The Headless Man Starts a Fire
The Man in a Uniform Speaks
The Headless Man Understands What It Means to Be Headless
The Headless Man Contemplates the Tomb
The Headless Man Knows Birdsong
The Headless Man Takes His Desire for Reality
The Food Truck Man's Voice
The Headless Man in Love
The Headless Man Meets the Vanishing People
The Headless Man Goes to the Leather Bar
The Headless Man Gets Head
The Headless Man's Revelation
The Headless Man Meets the Storm
The Reflecting Bridge
The Headless Man Gives Head
Erection
The Paper Boat's Account
The Headless Man at the Threshold
The Headless Man Reaches the City's Limits and Burns.
Notes:
Poems.
ISBN:
9781772141559
1772141550
OCLC:
1140192122
Publisher Number:
99986122924