Alive: New and Selected Poems by Elizabeth Willis PDF

By Elizabeth Willis

ISBN-10: 1590178645

ISBN-13: 9781590178645

Finalist for the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry

American poet Elizabeth Willis has written an electrifying physique of labor spanning greater than 20 years. With a wild and inquisitive lyricism, Willis—“one of the main extraordinary poets of her iteration” (Susan Howe)—draws us into tricky styles of notion and feeling. The intimate and civic deal with of those poems is laced with subterranean affinities between painters, botanists, politicians, witches and agitators. Coursing via this paintings is the readability and resistance of a international that asks the poem to upward push to this, to talk its fury.

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