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The glass constellation : new and collected poems / Arthur Sze.

Sze, Arthur, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781556596216
  • ISBN: 1556596219
  • Physical Description: xvii, 529 pages ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Port Townsend, Washington : Copper Canyon Press, [2021]

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"A collection of poems by Arthur Sze"-- Provided by publisher.
National Book Award winner Arthur Sze is a master poet, and The Glass Constellation is a triumph spanning five decades, including ten poetry collections and twenty-six new poems. Sze began his career writing compressed, lyrical poems influenced by classical Chinese poetry; he later made a leap into powerful polysemous sequences, honing a distinct stylistic signature that harnesses luminous particulars, and is sharply focused, emotionally resonant, and structurally complex. Fusing elements of Chinese, Japanese, Native American, and various Western experimental traditions--employing startling juxtapositions that are always on target, deeply informed by concern for our endangered planet and troubled species--Arthur Sze presents experience in all its multiplicities, in singular book after book. This collection is an invitation to immerse in a visionary body of work, mapping the evolution of one of our finest American poets.
Subject: American poetry > 20th century.
American poetry > 21st century.
Genre: Poetry.
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