Scree [sc]: The Collected Earlier Poems, 1962-1991 by Fred WahScree [sc]: The Collected Earlier Poems, 1962-1991 by Fred Wah

Scree [sc]: The Collected Earlier Poems, 1962-1991

byFred WahIntroduction byJeff Derksen

Paperback | June 16, 2016

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Scree offers the definitive compendium of Fred Wah's early poetic reflections on ethnicity, racial hybridity, language, and the local.A founding member of the avant-garde TISH group, which helped turned Canadian poetry for the first time to a focus on language, Fred Wah's career has spanned six decades and a range of formal styles and preoccupations. Scree collects Wah's concrete and sound poetry of the 1960s, his landscape-centric work of the 1970s, and his ethnicity-oriented poems of the 1980s.
Fred Wah was born in Swift Current, Saskatchewan, in 1939 and grew up in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. After graduate work with Robert Creeley and Charles Olson, he returned to the Kootenays in the late 1960s, founding the writing program at David Thompson University Centre (DTUC). A pioneer of online publishing, Wah ha...
Title:Scree [sc]: The Collected Earlier Poems, 1962-1991Format:PaperbackDimensions:646 pages, 9 × 8.07 × 1.51 inPublished:June 16, 2016Publisher:Talon Books LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0889229481

ISBN - 13:9780889229488

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