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Dark Days at the Oxygen Cafe (Paperback) (James Norcliffe)

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James Norcliffe is one of New Zealand’s most widely published and anthologised poets. In Dark Days at the Oxygen Café, he looks over the shoulders of many characters and creatures, both real and imagined, and takes us deep into uncanny valleys. Poems about Seneca and James Dean sit alongside poems about a Turken dictator and an owl man. We share in a portentous UFO sighting, a small celebration for Laika the space dog, and Peter the Great being offered an Air New Zealand lolly. These scenes from myth, history, pop culture and personal experience make for a wryly funny, deeply felt collection that contemplates the quirks of shared and personal histories.
Number of Pages: 80
Genre: Poetry
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Paul & Co Pub Consortium
Author: James Norcliffe
Language: English
Street Date: July 1, 2017
TCIN: 52746439
UPC: 9781776560837
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-9408
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MSRPwas $17.95

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