The Resurrection of the Body and the Ruin of the World

The Resurrection of the Body and the Ruin of the World Poetry Paul Guest s poems are infused with tenderness toward the world despite its harsh indifference toward us Literally and metaphorically these are poems scratched out with a stick held between th

  • Title: The Resurrection of the Body and the Ruin of the World
  • Author: Paul Guest
  • ISBN: 9781930974272
  • Page: 464
  • Format: Paperback
  • Poetry Paul Guest s poems are infused with tenderness toward the world despite its harsh indifference toward us Literally and metaphorically, these are poems scratched out with a stick held between the teeth And they manage to fashion, from life s rough lot, testaments of good faith to the flesh, the world, the word, and love in all its various garments Lucia Perillo.Poetry Paul Guest s poems are infused with tenderness toward the world despite its harsh indifference toward us Literally and metaphorically, these are poems scratched out with a stick held between the teeth And they manage to fashion, from life s rough lot, testaments of good faith to the flesh, the world, the word, and love in all its various garments Lucia Perillo Filled with irony, fantastic leaps of imagination and a poetic maturity most poets don t achieve for several books, this incredible debut works dialectically to resurrect our world among all its broken bodies Here is a voice smart enough and sentient enough to know that the pain and the love of that world are two sides of the proverbial coin a poet who, like Stevens eagle, clearly sees the infinite alps of our emotions as a single nest Richard Jackson.

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    About “Paul Guest”

    1. Paul Guest

      Paul Guest s first book, The Resurrection of the Body and the Ruin of the World, won the 2002 New Issues Prize in Poetry, and his second book, Notes for My Body Double, won the 2006 Prairie Schooner Book Prize In 2010 Ecco will publish his memoir, One More Theory About Happiness The recipient of a 2007 Whiting Award, he is a visiting professor of English at the University of West Georgia.

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