All That Might Be Done

All That Might Be Done

by Samuel Green
     
 

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For the past 30 years, Samuel Green has made his home on a remote island off the grid pursuing themes that have obsessed him: fidelity to a long and abiding love, the obligations of living in a small community, the demands of right work, the nature of loss and mourning, close observation of the natural world, and the persistent demands of memory.

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For the past 30 years, Samuel Green has made his home on a remote island off the grid pursuing themes that have obsessed him: fidelity to a long and abiding love, the obligations of living in a small community, the demands of right work, the nature of loss and mourning, close observation of the natural world, and the persistent demands of memory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780887485817
Publisher:
Carnegie-Mellon University Press
Publication date:
02/04/2014
Series:
Carnegie Mellon Poetry Series
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)

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Meet the Author

SAMUEL GREEN has been Visiting Professor at Southern Utah University, Western Wyoming Community College, Colorado College, and Seattle University. Among his eleven collections of poems is The Grace of Necessity, which won the 2008 Washington State Book Award for Poetry. Other honors include a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry and an Artist Trust Fellowship in Literature.

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