Gospel Night

Product Number: EB00665016
Released: Mar 27, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781934414668
Publisher: BOA Editions Ltd.
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Description

"Waters's elegant language suggests that there is grace to be found in facing and speaking of our sorrows. . . . His use of humor creates a tension between the profane and the sublime."-Arts & Letters Among the survivors of the Donner Party-idiom's black sense of humor- Who developed a secret taste for flesh Flaked between the fluted bones of the wrist? In his tenth poetry collection, Michael Waters tackles the dual (and dueling) natures of our humanity: sin and transgression, isolation and atrocity, love and darkness, and the desire for a language that can illuminate such ordinary yet disturbing spaces.

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Author(s): Michael Waters
Original Publish Date: Aug 23, 2011

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