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Heaven Wrought of Iron : Poems from the Odyssey (Paperback) (D. M. Spitzer)

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D. M. Spitzer's collection unfolds a poetic engagement with the Greek Odysseywithin the framework of the ancient epic: twenty-four books and a well-known and complex narrative architecture. The poems inhabit a range of voices and perspectives drawn from both the world of Homer'sOdyssey and from that of the poet-as-reader.

Each poem in A Heaven Wrought of Iron offers a fresh approach toand in collaboration withtheOdyssey by weaving together translated fragments from the Greek text with a sequence of poems drawn from a close reading of and an imaginative, intellectual engagement with theOdyssey.

Number of Pages: 171
Genre: Poetry
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Consortium Book Sales & Dist
Author: D. M. Spitzer
Language: English
Street Date: August 9, 2016
TCIN: 52418058
UPC: 9780990322139
Item Number (DPCI): 248-45-4259
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