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So What So That : Poems (Paperback) (Marjorie Welish)

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Praise for Marjorie Welish:

"[Welish] challenges 'prettiness' at an almost feverish pitch, working against a poem's anticipated flow even as she moves it along with jazzy verve." ?Bookforum

Welish uses the page?not as a surface upon which to buoy language, but as a core construction of the poem, in visual and kinetic relationship with text. One of our most challenging and rewarding poets, the pleasure is to simply marvel.

From "Vamp ('avant pied')":

In laughter you acquit
the betwixt divided

by half and half helped into the indecent
parentheses brooding on

reasoning, resonance--too much reverb
lay in the epilogue

Number of Pages: 112
Genre: Poetry
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Consortium Book Sales & Dist
Author: Marjorie Welish
Language: English
Street Date: December 6, 2016
TCIN: 52041002
UPC: 9781566894562
Item Number (DPCI): 248-40-1265

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