northern wild roses / deth interrupts th dansing by Bill Bissettnorthern wild roses / deth interrupts th dansing by Bill Bissett

northern wild roses / deth interrupts th dansing

byBill Bissett

Paperback | September 15, 2005

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A pioneer of sound, visual and performance poetry-eschewing the artificial hierarchies of meaning and the privileging of things ("proper" nouns) over actions imposed on language by capital letters; the metric limitations imposed on the possibilities of expression by punctuation; and the illusion of formal transparency imposed on the written word by standard (rather than phonetic) spelling-bissett composes his poems as scripts for pure performance.His primal rejection of all the limiting conventions of written language has allowed him to both maintain and foreground the appearance of any linguistic event as a living performance rather than backgrounding it(s breath [spirit]) as a "dead letter" in all of his work.Here, bissett reminds us (based on the latest neurological research) that:langwage centrs ar all ovr th brainnorthern wild roses dansing can stall deth postal parts uv speech arts uv each sylabul a liter sentens thn thot wud happn
bill bissett originalee from lunaria ovr 300 yeers ago in lunarian time sent by shuttul thru halifax nova scotia originalee wantid 2 b dansr n figur skatr became a poet n paintr in my longings after 12 operaysyuns reelee preventid me from following th inishul direksyuns -bill bissett bill bissett garnered international atte...
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Title:northern wild roses / deth interrupts th dansingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.4 inPublished:September 15, 2005Publisher:Talon Books LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:088922532X

ISBN - 13:9780889225329

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