Dear Life (Paperback)Dennis O'Driscoll (author)
Paperback 120 Pages / Published: 19/04/2014
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Foreword by Seamus Heaney. "Dear Life" is Dennis O'Driscoll's ninth book of poetry. Like his earlier work, it engages with contemporary issues - the internet era, the compensation culture, global warming - as well as providing fresh perspectives on the timeless topics of working and ageing, loving and dying, God and Mammon. Several startling poems give voice to twenty-first century Western attitudes towards religious belief. With its wry, double-edged title, the sequence "Dear Life" attempts nothing less than an exploration of the nature and purpose of human life.
Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd
Number of pages: 120
Dimensions: 216 x 138 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
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