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"Karen Volkman is building up a world slowly, patiently, starting from walls, fences, and hedges. She is a virtuoso, a wise and provacative poet; she makes us long for windows, for the warmth of a room filled with the air of passion." Adam Zagajewski

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"Karen Volkman is a young poet who presents her reader new knowledge. She convinces me, saying, 'I believe there is a song that is stranger than wind.' With utter confidence, her poetry teaches something more. From Karen Volkman I have learned there is another thing — profound and simple and beautiful — to say. In this book the reader will find grace, intelligence, and authority. Learn from her: 'Vacancy's ambassador, other — we are here.'" Allen Grossman, author of How to Do Things with Tears

About the Author

Karen Volkman's first book, Crash's Law, was chosen for the National Poetry Series. Her poems have appeared in the Paris Review, New Republic, Colorado Review, American Letters & Commentary, and Fence. She is currently poet-in-residence at the University of Chicago.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780877458074
Author:
Volkman, Karen
Publisher:
University of Iowa Press
Location:
Iowa City
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Single Author / American
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Iowa Poetry Prize
Series Volume:
102
Publication Date:
20020231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
8.5 x 6.13 in

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Product details 72 pages University of Iowa Press - English 9780877458074 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Karen Volkman is building up a world slowly, patiently, starting from walls, fences, and hedges. She is a virtuoso, a wise and provacative poet; she makes us long for windows, for the warmth of a room filled with the air of passion."
"Review" by , "Karen Volkman is a young poet who presents her reader new knowledge. She convinces me, saying, 'I believe there is a song that is stranger than wind.' With utter confidence, her poetry teaches something more. From Karen Volkman I have learned there is another thing — profound and simple and beautiful — to say. In this book the reader will find grace, intelligence, and authority. Learn from her: 'Vacancy's ambassador, other — we are here.'"
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