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Publisher Comments:

Mean is a stunning exploration of the threshold and divide between our primeval origins and the meanness of our everyday lives. In this collection, the pastoral collides with the concrete terrain of motorbikes, prisons, and chainlink to capture our constructed isolation and our buried, yet resonant, connection to the land and seascapes that surround us.

Synopsis:

Mean is a stunning exploration of the threshold and divide between our primeval origins and traditions, and the meanness of our everyday lives. Ken Babstock means to edge closer to what the elements give up, what they create, and what exists below their surfaces.

About the Author

Ken Babstock was born in Newfoundland and grew up in the Ottawa Valley. He currently lives in Toronto.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780887846342
Subtitle:
Poems
Author:
Babstock, Ken
Publisher:
House of Anansi Press
Location:
110 Spadina Ave, #801
Subject:
American
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry (poetic works by one author)
Subject:
Canadian
Subject:
POETRY / Canadian
Subject:
Academic: Poetry
Subject:
POE011000
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19990401
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 4.8 oz

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Product details 96 pages Stoddart - English 9780887846342 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Mean is a stunning exploration of the threshold and divide between our primeval origins and traditions, and the meanness of our everyday lives. Ken Babstock means to edge closer to what the elements give up, what they create, and what exists below their surfaces.
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