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Lucky Coat Anywhere

Lucky Coat Anywhere

by Michael Burkard
     
 

In his first collection of new poems since Unsleeping, Michael Burkard presents an array of verse and prose forms dense with allusion, emotion and sensuality. Drawing on his own strand of the confessional lyric—a peculiar combination of dreams, personal disclosure, and matter-of-fact accounts of daily life—these poems rinse perception and allow one to

Overview

In his first collection of new poems since Unsleeping, Michael Burkard presents an array of verse and prose forms dense with allusion, emotion and sensuality. Drawing on his own strand of the confessional lyric—a peculiar combination of dreams, personal disclosure, and matter-of-fact accounts of daily life—these poems rinse perception and allow one to actually see the world, free of simulation and stimulation, for what it really is.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780984459810
Publisher:
Nightboat Books
Publication date:
03/08/2011
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
1,205,988
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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“He gives us the wisdom of indescribability and the mystery of beauty and wonder.”

Meet the Author

MICHAEL BURKARD is the author of ten previous collections of poetry, including Envelope of Night: Selected and Uncollected Poems 1966–1990. He has received numerous awards, including a Whiting Award and the Alice Fay di Castagnola Award. He teaches at Syracuse University.

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