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Publisher Comments:

Winner of the 2005 Barnard Women Poets Prize. "I was struck by the muscle, size shadows, and nuance of her work."--Linda Gregg, Barnard Women Poets Prize Julie Sheehan's poems are like nothing else: woven of nature guides and self-help books, legal argot and street slang, the sway, jangle, and far-flung syntax of our unruly language all the way down to its gnarly roots in Chaucer.

Synopsis:

Julie Sheehan's poems are like nothing else: woven of nature guides and self-help books, legal argot and street slang, the sway, jangle, and far-flung syntax of our unruly language all the way down to its gnarly roots in Chaucer.

Synopsis:

A winner of the 2005 Barnard Women Poets Prize presents a collection of poetic works that features the writer's esoteric syntax and use of scattered language, in a volume that evinces the style of nature guides, self-help books, and street slang.

About the Author

Julie Sheehan won the Barnard Women Poets Prize for her previous collection. She lives on Long Island.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393061918
Subtitle:
Poems
Author:
Sheehan, Julie
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Subject:
Single Author / American
Publication Date:
20060517
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
8.50x5.78x.69 in. .66 lbs.

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Product details 144 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393061918 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Julie Sheehan's poems are like nothing else: woven of nature guides and self-help books, legal argot and street slang, the sway, jangle, and far-flung syntax of our unruly language all the way down to its gnarly roots in Chaucer.
"Synopsis" by , A winner of the 2005 Barnard Women Poets Prize presents a collection of poetic works that features the writer's esoteric syntax and use of scattered language, in a volume that evinces the style of nature guides, self-help books, and street slang.
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