Undid in the Land of Undone

Undid in the Land of Undone

by Lee Upton
     
 


Poetry. "In Upton's fifth book of poetry, she returns to tableaus in history, both mythical and actual. She pictures Emily Dickinson with blossoms in her hands, Dido standing before the burning pyre at Carthage; even lines from Shakespeare become fodder for a rich imagining of scene. The poems move between ancient settings and modern metaphorical language, high… See more details below

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Poetry. "In Upton's fifth book of poetry, she returns to tableaus in history, both mythical and actual. She pictures Emily Dickinson with blossoms in her hands, Dido standing before the burning pyre at Carthage; even lines from Shakespeare become fodder for a rich imagining of scene. The poems move between ancient settings and modern metaphorical language, high seriousness and humor"--Camille-Yvette Welsch.

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ISBN-13:
9781930974722
Publisher:
New Issues Poetry & Prose, Western Michigan University
Publication date:
11/15/2007
Series:
New Issues Poetry and Prose Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
81
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.30(d)

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