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Louise Glück has long practiced poetry as a species of clairvoyance. She began as Cassandra, at a distance, in league with the immortal; to read her books sequentially is to chart the oracle's metamorphosis into unwilling vessel, reckless, mortal and crude. The Seven Ages is Glück's ninth book, her strangest and most bold. In it she stares down her own death, and, in so doing, forces endless superimpositions of the possible on the impossible — an act that simultaneously defies and embraces the inevitable, and is, finally, mimetic. Over and over, at each wild leap or transformation, flames shoot up the reader's spine.

About the Author

Louise Glück has won the Pulitzer Prize for The Wild Iris in 1993. The author of eight books of poetry andone collection of essays, Proofs and Theories: Essays on Poetry, she has received the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry, the William Carlos Williams Award, and the PEN/Martha Albrand Award for Nonfiction. Louise Gluck teaches at Williams College and lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Her most recent book is The Seven Ages.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060185268
Author:
Gluck, Louise
Publisher:
Ecco
Location:
New York
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Single Author / American
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
105-846
Publication Date:
20010401
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
9.29x6.35x.47 in. .64 lbs.

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