Shunning by Patrick FriesenShunning by Patrick Friesen


byPatrick Friesen


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The Shunning 'tears heads off cliches, making us see a whole place freshly. It is a complete world, reeling and tilting but enduring. A fine book, full of bone and muscle. A totality.' Christopher Wiseman, Books in Canada 'The Shumnning shuns easy answers and offers a complex vision of lives in all their contradictions. It's a powerful, humane and moving book.' Douglas Barbour, Toronto Star.
Patrick Friesen writes poetry, essays, drama, scripts, songs, and text for dance and music. The author of over a dozen books of poetry, Friesen has collaborated with various musicians, including Big Dave McLean, Cate Friesen, and Marilyn Lerner, and with choreographer-dancers Margie Gillis, Stephanie Ballard, and Ruth Cansfield. Friese...
Title:ShunningFormat:PaperbackDimensions:105 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.4 in

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ISBN - 10:0888010389

ISBN - 13:9780888010384

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from My favourite book For anyone who just loves good writing, not only poetry lovers. This book is so beautifully written, it really should be better known. ...I'm a person who normally would not submit a review, but I think Patrick Friesen should be better appreciated by all. Thanks Patrick, if you are reading!
Date published: 2000-04-14