Orpheus and Company: Contemporary Poems on Greek Mythology / Edition 1

Orpheus and Company: Contemporary Poems on Greek Mythology / Edition 1

by Deborah De Nicola
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0874519187

ISBN-13: 9780874519181

Pub. Date: 04/01/1999

Publisher: University Press of New England

This collection offers myriad fresh, and often dazzling, interpretations of Greek myths at a time of renewed excitement about the role of myths and other archetypes in our culture, and about the spiritual themes which many of the poems suggest. The range is broad, from celebrated authors such as Rita Dove, Louise Glück, Mark Strand, and Stephen Dobyns, to such

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This collection offers myriad fresh, and often dazzling, interpretations of Greek myths at a time of renewed excitement about the role of myths and other archetypes in our culture, and about the spiritual themes which many of the poems suggest. The range is broad, from celebrated authors such as Rita Dove, Louise Glück, Mark Strand, and Stephen Dobyns, to such respected emerging poets as Diann Blakely, Reginald Shepard, Mary Jo Bang, and Carl Phillips.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874519181
Publisher:
University Press of New England
Publication date:
04/01/1999
Series:
Contemporary Poems on Mythology Series
Pages:
354
Sales rank:
1,214,497
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.79(d)

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