One Word

One Word

by Marc J. Straus
     
 

One Word is the first collection of poems by physician Marc J. Straus. Its unusual combination of poetic craft and medical expertise produces striking, uncommon work—work informed by a keen sense of human vulnerability. These remarkable poems fill a void in the body of imaginative work relating to illness.

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One Word is the first collection of poems by physician Marc J. Straus. Its unusual combination of poetic craft and medical expertise produces striking, uncommon work—work informed by a keen sense of human vulnerability. These remarkable poems fill a void in the body of imaginative work relating to illness.

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Physician Straus infuses medical accounts with emotional vulnerability in a striking first collection. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810150355
Publisher:
Northwestern University Press
Publication date:
10/26/1994
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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