All the Lifters by Esther MazakianAll the Lifters by Esther Mazakian

All the Lifters

byEsther Mazakian

Paperback | October 1, 2006

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All the Lifters is a searing exploration of female sexuality told in a new hyper-charged poetic language. Spanning from childhood to adulthood, Esther Mazakian captures the intensity of obsession and desire in a distinctive voice that singes across the page as quickly as thought, following its strange and electrifying associative leaps from memory to reflection to immediate sense experience, synapse by synapse. This unforgettable debut collection encodes private cruelties, seduction, and the nightmarish reaches of psychic pain in a language so visceral and fresh that Mazakian’s readers cannot help but to take note of the arrival of a remarkable new voice.
Esther Mazakian was born in Israel and shortly after moved to Toronto, where she has lived ever since. Her poems have appeared in several Canadian journals including, The Malahat Review, PRISM International, Event, and The Fiddlehead. Her poetry was an Editor’s Choice in Arc’s 2002 Arc Poem of the Year Contest and was winner of Prism’s...
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Title:All the LiftersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:84 pages, 6.02 × 5.99 × 0.23 inPublished:October 1, 2006Publisher:Signature EditionsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1897109121

ISBN - 13:9781897109120

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