The Book of Seventy - Pitt Poetry Series (Paperback)Alicia Suskin Ostriker (author)
Paperback 72 Pages / Published: 30/10/2009
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Alicia Ostriker seizes the opportunity to take us where too few poets have been able to take us: into a domain of what our fabulists like to call the "golden years." as we live longer, we become inevitably curious about the actual texture of these late years, curious about what happens in the soul. Out of that curiosity is a new kind of poetry born, an elderstile that has passion and irony, wisdom, folly, clarity and tenderness. In her keen engagement with the self and the world, Ostriker offers us a voice and a perspective that explore the territory of seventy and beyond.
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
Number of pages: 72
Weight: 154 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 8 mm
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