The End of the Alphabet

Poems
Product Number: EB00641376
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780802198532
Publisher: Grove Atlantic
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Description

These poems-intrepid, obsessive, and erotic-tell the story of a woman's attempt to overcome despair. Claudia Rankine, whose first collection was the prize-winning Nothing in Nature is Private, creates a transfixing testimonial to a woman facing her own disease. Drawing on voices from Jane Eyre to Lady MacBeth, Rankine welds the cerebral and the spiritual, the sensual and the grotesque, courting paradox into the center of her voice.

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Author(s): Claudia Rankine
Genre: Poetry
Original Publish Date: Dec 01, 2007

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