As Easy As Lying: Essays on Poetry

As Easy As Lying: Essays on Poetry

by H. L. Hix
     
 

If you were stranded on some far slope of Parnassus and could bring only one book to map the landscape, H.L. Hix’s As Easy As Lying would be a good choice. Accessible, erudite, and ebullient, these essays delve into the workings of the poetic mind and offer incisive assessments of contemporary American poets and poetics. Hix not only maps the landscape

Overview

If you were stranded on some far slope of Parnassus and could bring only one book to map the landscape, H.L. Hix’s As Easy As Lying would be a good choice. Accessible, erudite, and ebullient, these essays delve into the workings of the poetic mind and offer incisive assessments of contemporary American poets and poetics. Hix not only maps the landscape, he reshapes it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780971822832
Publisher:
Etruscan Press
Publication date:
09/01/2002
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

H. L. Hix teaches at the University of Wyoming. His previous books include Legible Heavens, God Bless, Shadows of Houses, Wild and Whirling Words, and As Easy as Lying. His Chromatic was a finalist for the National Book Award.

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