Glass, Irony and God

Glass, Irony and God

Anne Carson Guy Davenport
4.3/5 (3594 ratings)
Known as a remarkable classicist, Anne Carson weaves contemporary and ancient poetic strands with stunning style in Glass, Irony and God. This collection includes: "The Glass Essay," a powerful poem about the end of a love affair, told in the context of Carson's reading of the Brontë sisters; "Book of Isaiah," a poem evoking the deeply primitive feel of ancient Judaism; and "The Fall of Rome," about her trip to "find" Rome and her struggle to overcome feelings of a terrible alienation there.
Language
English
Pages
142
Format
Paperback
Publisher
New Directions
Release
November 17, 1995
ISBN
0811213021
ISBN 13
9780811213028

Glass, Irony and God

Anne Carson Guy Davenport
4.3/5 (3594 ratings)
Known as a remarkable classicist, Anne Carson weaves contemporary and ancient poetic strands with stunning style in Glass, Irony and God. This collection includes: "The Glass Essay," a powerful poem about the end of a love affair, told in the context of Carson's reading of the Brontë sisters; "Book of Isaiah," a poem evoking the deeply primitive feel of ancient Judaism; and "The Fall of Rome," about her trip to "find" Rome and her struggle to overcome feelings of a terrible alienation there.
Language
English
Pages
142
Format
Paperback
Publisher
New Directions
Release
November 17, 1995
ISBN
0811213021
ISBN 13
9780811213028

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