Alan Birkelbach: New and Selected Poems

Alan Birkelbach: New and Selected Poems

by Alan Birkelbach, Roy Flukinger, Phyllis Glazer
     
 


Birkelbach writes of the Texas landscape and its people with conversational ease, making his vivid descriptions shimmer through each poem. He balances the ordinary and the phenomenal, the factual and the suppositional, the temporal and the eternal in poems remarkable for their depth of insight. As Billy Bob Hill writes in his introduction to the volume, Birkelbach… See more details below

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Birkelbach writes of the Texas landscape and its people with conversational ease, making his vivid descriptions shimmer through each poem. He balances the ordinary and the phenomenal, the factual and the suppositional, the temporal and the eternal in poems remarkable for their depth of insight. As Billy Bob Hill writes in his introduction to the volume, Birkelbach can disguise a mosaic of word music in plain sight hidden in conversational English.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780875653402
Publisher:
Texas Christian University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Series:
TCU Texas Poets Laureate Series
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
1,374,427
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)

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