Wild Nights! Wild Nights! the Story of Emily Dickinson's Master, Neighbor and Friend and Bridegroom

Wild Nights! Wild Nights! the Story of Emily Dickinson's Master, Neighbor and Friend and Bridegroom

by Daniela Gioseffi
     
 

Daniela Gioseffi is an American Book Award winning author of fourteen books. She's been a worldwide speaker on campuses, at book fairs, on NPR, BBC, and on The Poet and the Poem, Library of Congress' Radio Show of The National Endowment for the Arts. This book, based on her non-fiction Afterword, includes newly discovered, startling research and theory published in…  See more details below

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Daniela Gioseffi is an American Book Award winning author of fourteen books. She's been a worldwide speaker on campuses, at book fairs, on NPR, BBC, and on The Poet and the Poem, Library of Congress' Radio Show of The National Endowment for the Arts. This book, based on her non-fiction Afterword, includes newly discovered, startling research and theory published in The Emily Dickinson Journal, Vol. X1.2. She is listed with the Dickinson Scholar's Registry, has received the John Ciardi Award for Lifetime Achievement in poetry, two New York State Council for the Arts grants in poetry, and a PEN Syndicated Fiction Award.

"Gioseffi's writing is appealing... Engaging, filled with energy.... irresistible.

Larry McMurty, The Washington Post. Pulitzer Prize: Terms of Endearment

"Gioseffi's work overflows with poetic vision."

Nona Balakian, former staff reviewer, The New York Times

"... a gifted writer.... A stunning essay [afterword]. It should be a book."

Galway Kinnell, Pulitzer Prize & National Book Award winning poet

"Whatever Daniela does, she does well. Among other things, I'd put my life in her hands.... Dickinson is lucky Daniela took hers in her hands."

Grace Paley, Former Poet Laureate of VT. NY State Fiction Award

"Startlingly fresh. Animated. Voluptuous. Gioseffi's writing is mythopoeic."

Mary Pradt, Library Journal

"Gioseffi's writing is imaginatively rich, startling, intelligent, with a wide range of reading behind it, and relevant to the most profound issues of our times."

John Logan, Former poetry editor: The Nation

"I like the way your essay richly evokes the life and times of Dickinson."

Robert Hass, Former Poet Laureate USA

"The essay [afterword] on Dickinson is fascinating and convincing...."

Alice Quinn, Director: Poetry Society of America

"Daniela's is an adamant poet's world where the poem is the source of all good."

Bob Holman, PBS: The United States of Poetry, and Bowery Poetry Club, NY

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935514442
Publisher:
Plain View Press
Publication date:
02/23/2010
Pages:
378
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.84(d)

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