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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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A bold, erotic,and spiritual collection of poetry from well-respected poet and critic Alicia Suskin Ostriker, whose previous two books were both National Book Award finalists.

Synopsis:

One of America's premier poets presents a book "with a voice of its own--it is a prayer to God . . . and a mourning for life's fleetingness" (K.C. Williams).

About the Author

Alicia Suskin Ostriker is one of Americas premier visionary poets and critics.  She is the author of fourteen poetry collections, including The Book of Seventy; The Mother/Child Papers; No Heaven; the volcano sequence; and The Little Space: Poems Selected and New, 1968–1998, as well as several books on the Bible.  She has received the Paterson Poetry Prize, the William Carlos Williams Award, the San Francisco State Poetry Center Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and has twice been a finalist for the National Book Award. Ostriker is Professor Emerita of English at Rutgers University and teaches in the low-residency MFA program of Drew University.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780822957843
Author:
Ostriker, Alicia Suskin
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Location:
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Women Authors
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
Poetry, American
Subject:
American poetry -- Women authors.
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Subject:
Single Author / American
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Pitt Poetry Series
Series Volume:
01-2227S
Publication Date:
20020231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
136
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.4 in

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