National Anthem / Edition 1

National Anthem / Edition 1

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by Kevin Prufer
     
 

The poems in National Anthem, the fourth collection of poetry from critically-acclaimed poet and critic Kevin Prufer, are finely-studied short films about America in the 21st century. Set in an apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic world that is disturbing because it is uncannily familiar, National Anthem chronicles the aftermath of the failure of imperial vision. Allowing… See more details below

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The poems in National Anthem, the fourth collection of poetry from critically-acclaimed poet and critic Kevin Prufer, are finely-studied short films about America in the 21st century. Set in an apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic world that is disturbing because it is uncannily familiar, National Anthem chronicles the aftermath of the failure of imperial vision. Allowing Rome and America to bleed into one another, Prufer masterfully weaves the threads of history into an anthem that is as intimate as it is far-reaching.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781884800832
Publisher:
Four Way Books
Publication date:
04/30/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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