The Properties by Colin BrowneThe Properties by Colin Browne

The Properties

byColin Browne

Paperback | March 15, 2012

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Poetry begins when the properties of things - and the correspondences among them - reveal themselves through language. Language is the veil that can pierce itself. The poems in The Properties record encounters between desire and the repressed or suppressed interstices of social, economic, political and unconscious forces. They're alert to correspondences, attentive to the lines of force to which the poet's family quietly assented in the contested place that is the Northwest Coast of North America.
Colin Browne Writer, filmmaker, teacher, critic and poet Colin Browne is the author of Abraham (Brick Books, 1987) and the critically acclaimed book of poetry Ground Water (Talonbooks, 2002), which was nominated for a Governor General's Poetry Award and a BC Book Prize in 2003. Most recently he completed a documentary portrait of...
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Title:The PropertiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 9.14 × 6.83 × 0.43 inPublished:March 15, 2012Publisher:Talon Books LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0889226857

ISBN - 13:9780889226852

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