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When One Has Lived a Long Time Alone

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A collection of poems ranging from melancholy meditations of a solitary mind concerning estrangement and the longing for reconnection to the natural world and its creatures closely observed.

Synopsis:

This book of wonderful poetry from Galway Kinnell includes such poems as 'Memories of My Father', 'Judas Kiss', 'The Cat', 'The Vow', 'Farewell', and 'When One Has Lived a Long Time Alone.'

About the Author

Galway Kinnell lives in Vermont and New York City. He has been the director of an adult education program in Chicago, a journalist in Iran, and a field worker for the Congress of Racial Equality in Louisiana. During the past twenty years he has taught poetry at colleges and universities in this country and in France and Australia. His Selected Poems, published in 1982, won both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. He is a former MacArthur Fellow and has been State Poet of Vermont. He is currently Erich Maria Remarque Professor of Creative Writing at New York University.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679732815
Author:
Kinnell, Galway
Publisher:
Knopf Publishing Group
Author:
Kinnell, Galway
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 25
Publication Date:
19901031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
9.18x6.18x.26 in. .29 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This book of wonderful poetry from Galway Kinnell includes such poems as 'Memories of My Father', 'Judas Kiss', 'The Cat', 'The Vow', 'Farewell', and 'When One Has Lived a Long Time Alone.'
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