Visible Stars: New and Selected Poems

byBruce WhitemanIntroduction byTheodore Enslin

January 16, 1998|
Visible Stars: New and Selected Poems by Bruce Whiteman
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Visible Stars presents a substantial selection from all of Bruce Whiteman's published poetry, as well as an intriguing selection of unpublished new work. This volume includes excerpts from Whiteman's long poem in-progress, "The Invisible World is in Decline." There is acute sensitivity at work here. Striking juxtapositions of conversational and metaphorical language foreground the narrative, located somewhere between the visible and the invisible, the concrete and the abstract. Whiteman is one of the most interesting voices in Canadian poetry.

Bruce Whiteman is a Canadian poet and writer living in Los Angeles. He is the author of many books of poetry, including Visible Stars: New and Selected Poems (1995), Tristia, and XXIV Love Poems (2002). He regularly writes reviews for Canadian and American journals, and his scholarly books include Lasting Impressions: A Short History o...
Title:Visible Stars: New and Selected Poems
Product dimensions:112 pages, 8.94 X 6.01 X 0.34 in
Shipping dimensions:112 pages, 8.94 X 6.01 X 0.34 in
Published:January 16, 1998
Publisher:J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780919754553

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