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Climbing Back: Poems (National Poetry Series Books)

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Publisher Comments:

"Heartbreaking, overstuffed, seeping with history, lonelier than imaginable and truly in-the-face of American culture, Climbing Back'sdebris-field of prose poems tries with all its heart to outrun cultural paradigms and ends up refining our spiritual ignorance till it's our most gorgeous attribute."'"from Jorie Graham's citation for the National Poetry Series. "Dionisio D. Martnez's Climbing Backis an epic-poetic-cinematic response to culture, a one-book shorthand to the 20th century and beyond, a series of responses to the world that are imaginative rather than reductive."'"Susan Hussey, Organica

Synopsis:

"[O]ne of the most important new works of poetry this year."--

Synopsis:

"Heartbreaking, overstuffed, seeping with history, lonelier than imaginable and truly in-the-face of American culture, debris-field of prose poems tries with all its heart to outrun cultural paradigms and ends up refining our spiritual ignorance till it's our most gorgeous attribute."--from Jorie Graham's citation for the National Poetry Series. "Dionisio D. Martínez's is an epic-poetic-cinematic response to culture, a one-book shorthand to the 20th century and beyond, a series of responses to the world that are imaginative rather than reductive."--Susan Hussey,

About the Author

Dionisio D. Martínez is the author of Bad Alchemy and a recipient of a Guggenheim fellowship. He lives in Tampa, Florida.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393322620
Preface:
Graham, Jorie
Author:
Graham, Jorie
Author:
Martinez, Dionisio D.
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Single Author / American
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
National Poetry Series Books (Paperback)
Publication Date:
20011217
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
120
Dimensions:
8.25x5.50x.40 in. .42 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , "[O]ne of the most important new works of poetry this year."--
"Synopsis" by , "Heartbreaking, overstuffed, seeping with history, lonelier than imaginable and truly in-the-face of American culture, debris-field of prose poems tries with all its heart to outrun cultural paradigms and ends up refining our spiritual ignorance till it's our most gorgeous attribute."--from Jorie Graham's citation for the National Poetry Series. "Dionisio D. Martínez's is an epic-poetic-cinematic response to culture, a one-book shorthand to the 20th century and beyond, a series of responses to the world that are imaginative rather than reductive."--Susan Hussey,
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