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My Letter to the World and Other Poems (Visions in Poetry)

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I grew up in Emily Dickinson's hometown of Amherst, Massachusetts, and was lucky to be introduced to her poetry long before I tried to understand or analyze it. If you let the words roll around in your ears, you'll catch yourself tumbling on her rhymes and wondering where the sublime ever ends.
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Visions in Poetry is an innovative and award-winning series of classic poems reinterpreted for today's readers by outstanding contemporary artists in distinctively beautiful editions. This is My Letter to the World and Other Poems by Emily Dickinson is brilliantly illustrated by Isabelle Arsenault. The artist's interpretation displays a rich understanding of Dickinson's poetry, which is known for its economy, unexpected imagery and hauntingly personal point of view. Arsenault has created a subtle meditation on Dickinson's life and its intersection with her verse. In the dream-like illustrations, the poet — sometimes serene, often sad and always enigmatic — is an omnipresent figure in her ghostly white dress. Dickinson's letters, the words she left to the world, have found their ideal visual complement.

Synopsis:

Visions in Poetry is an innovative and award-winning series of classic poems reinterpreted for today's readers by outstanding contemporary artists in distinctively beautiful editions.

Synopsis:

In keeping with the acclaimed and innovative Visions in Poetry series, artist Isabelle Arsenault has created a subtle and haunting meditation on Dickinson's life and its intersection with her verse.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781554533398
Author:
Dickinson, Emily
Publisher:
KCP Poetry
Illustrator:
Arsenault, Isabelle
Subject:
Poetry : General
Subject:
Children's poetry, American
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Children's poetry
Series:
Visions in Poetry
Publication Date:
20080931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.50x5.60x.25 in. .33 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

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Product details 48 pages Kids Can Press - English 9781554533398 Reviews:
"Staff Pick" by ,

I grew up in Emily Dickinson's hometown of Amherst, Massachusetts, and was lucky to be introduced to her poetry long before I tried to understand or analyze it. If you let the words roll around in your ears, you'll catch yourself tumbling on her rhymes and wondering where the sublime ever ends.

"Synopsis" by , Visions in Poetry is an innovative and award-winning series of classic poems reinterpreted for today's readers by outstanding contemporary artists in distinctively beautiful editions.
"Synopsis" by , In keeping with the acclaimed and innovative Visions in Poetry series, artist Isabelle Arsenault has created a subtle and haunting meditation on Dickinson's life and its intersection with her verse.
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