Culture Of One (Penguin Poets)

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SKU: DADAX0143118935
ISBN : 9780143118930
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Culture of One (Penguin Poets)

A new collection that captures the austere serenity of the Southwest American desert.

Award-winning, Paris-based poet Alice Notley's adventurous new book is inspired by the life of Marie, a woman who resided in the dump outside Notley's hometown in the Southwestern desert of America. In this poetical fantasy, Marie becomes the ultimate artist/poet, composing a codex-calligraphy, writings, paintings, collage-from materials left at the dump. She is a "culture of one." The story is told in long-lined, clear-edged poems deliberately stacked so the reader can keep plunging headlong into the events of the book. Culture of One offers further proof of how Notley "has freed herself from any single notion of what poetry should be so that she can go ahead and write what poetry can be" (The Boston Review).

Specifications of Culture of One (Penguin Poets)

GENERAL
AuthorAlice Notley
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
ISBN-100143118935
ISBN-139780143118930
PublisherPenguin Books
Number Of Pages160
Publication Date2011-03-29
DIMENSIONS
Height8.95 inch.
Length6.03 inch.
Width0.43 inch.
Weight0.45 pounds.

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