On the Vanishing of Large Creatures

On the Vanishing of Large Creatures

by Susan Hutton
     
 

As her title suggests, Susan Hutton's poems are about vanishing � not disappearances, exactly, but the way anything can appear lost when it becomes something else. Moving deftly from Houdini to the backyard, from Euclid's proofs to an inexplicable suicide, Hutton's poems are about finding, collecting, and saving, are themselves dazzling little assemblages of the…  See more details below

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As her title suggests, Susan Hutton's poems are about vanishing � not disappearances, exactly, but the way anything can appear lost when it becomes something else. Moving deftly from Houdini to the backyard, from Euclid's proofs to an inexplicable suicide, Hutton's poems are about finding, collecting, and saving, are themselves dazzling little assemblages of the ordinary and the incredible, one inside the other. They are lovely, mysterious, and rewarding.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780887484650
Publisher:
Carnegie-Mellon University Press
Publication date:
04/01/2007
Series:
Carnegie Mellon Poetry Series
Pages:
72
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.20(d)

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