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American Poets Continuum Series #63: Parthenopi: New and Selected Poemsby Michael Waters
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In the title poem of this collection, the speaker declares that "the common measure of love is loss, " signature qualities of the poems of Michael Waters. Parthenopi: New and Selected Poems collects the best of Waters, whose vivid, sensual poems evoke poignant memories of loss and the emotional aftermath. Contains generous selections from Waters' six previous volumes, as well as new work.
Vivid, sensual poems evoking the poignancy of love and loss.
About the Author
Michael Waters is Professor of English at Salisbury University in Maryland where he teaches creative writing and American literature. He has published six collections of poetry, including three from BOA Editions and three from Carnegie Mellon University Press.
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