Warriors B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Book News | May 11, 2015

    Chris Hedges: IMG Powell’s Q&A: Chris Hedges



    Describe your latest book. Wages of Rebellion looks at the nature of rebellion, those who do it, why they do it, and the price they pay for being a... Continue »
    1. $18.89 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      Wages of Rebellion

      Chris Hedges 9781568589664

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$4.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Local Warehouse Poetry- A to Z

Radio, Radio: Poems

by

Radio, Radio: Poems Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Radio, Radio, Ben Doyle's first collection, is a book about gaps: between the transmitter and the desired, unimaginable receiver; between the prehistoric insect world and our fast-food, hot-wired culture; between words and what they just might mean. They meet us in the interstices between the moment just gone and the next one, with little agenda but to thrill, refresh, discomfit, and warn.<P>Doyle's poems leap freely from sestina to sonnet to fragment to prose, searching for what they do not know. These are lyrics of serious intelligence — they think carefully and deliberately but use often startling images and varied, original musics to deepen, widen, and rudder this thinking: "In the middle of every field, / obscured from the side by grass / or cornhusks, is a clearing where / she works burying swans alive / into the black earth" ("Radio, Radio").<P>Alternately playful, grim, realistic, surreal, tempered, associative, wise, and astonished, Radio, Radio finds an original niche in the poetry of the day, one that uses the veneer of contemporary poetics to reflect the human mind and soul that lie beneath.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807126790
Author:
Doyle, Ben
Publisher:
Lsu Press
Author:
Doller, Ben
Location:
Baton Rouge
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Copyright:
Series Volume:
106-794
Publication Date:
20010331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
9.07x6.09x.28 in. .32 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Echolocations Used Trade Paper $3.50
  2. The Day Underneath the Day Used Trade Paper $7.50
  3. The Return Message: Poems New Trade Paper $14.50

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » A to Z

Radio, Radio: Poems Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$4.95 In Stock
Product details 80 pages Louisiana State University Press - English 9780807126790 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.