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Could You Please Please Stop Singing? (Paperback) (Sabyasachi Nag)

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In Could You Please, Please Stop Singing, Sabyasachi (Sachi) Nag takes a step away from skepticism, blending humour with shock and surprise, seeking a return to childhood in "Mamuda's Fries," innocence in "Conversations with the Country Activist" and fractals for the future in the yet to be invented "Seedless Avocado." In attempting what Tomas Transromer calls "walking through walls," Nag hurts and sickens himself with awe and rage. The title poem "Could You Please, Please Stop Singing" purposely evokes the famous Hemingway line from Men Without Women and is central to the overall tonality of this collection, that straddles a path alternately mocking and dead serious, and that occasionally yields to contrary pulls between the banal and the sublime.
Number of Pages: 119
Genre: Poetry
Sub-Genre: Canadian
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Atlasbooks Dist Serv
Author: Sabyasachi Nag
Language: English
Street Date: December 11, 2015
TCIN: 50777867
UPC: 9781771611718
Item Number (DPCI): 248-10-5634
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