Tonight no poetry will serve : poems, 2007-2010 / Adrienne Rich

Author(s): Rich, Adrienne, 1929-2012
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Subjects: American poetry
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2011
LC Classification: P, PS
Notes: LCCN: 2010034593
ISBN: 9780393079678 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0393079678 (hardcover)
Contents: I. Waiting for rain, for music -- Reading the Iliad (as if) for the first time -- Benjamin revisited -- Innocence -- Domain -- Fracture -- Turbulence -- Tonight no poetry will serve -- II. Scenes of negotiation -- III. From sickbed shores -- IV. Axel Avákar -- Axel: backstory -- Axel, in thunder -- I was there, Axel -- Axel, darkly seen, in a glass house -- V. Ballade of the poverties -- Emergency clinic -- Confrontations -- Circum/Stances -- Winterface -- Quarto -- Don't flinch -- Black locket -- Generosity -- VI. You again -- Powers of recuperation
Summary: Collects new poems by the author, that celebrate social presence under enforced isolation, aggressive authority, and ancient and present wars
Physical Description: 89 p. ; 22 cm
OCLC Number: 601105669
ISBN/ISSN: 9780393079678
0393079678

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