Place

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Place

New Poems

By Jorie Graham

Ecco Press, Paperback, 9780062190642, 96pp.

Publication Date: April 24, 2012

Description

Graham's poetry is among the most sensuously embodied and imaginative writing we have. New York Times

One of the most important living poets. Library Journal

Place is a new collection of poems from Pulitzer Prize winner Jorie Graham. An extraordinary American artist whom The New Yorker calls a mesmerizing voice Graham is renowned for poetry that is startling, original, and deeply relevant, and has been placed in the poetic lineage of such masters as T.S. Eliot and John Ashbery. In Place, Graham explores the ways in which our imagination, intuition, and experience aid us in navigating a world moving towards its own annihilation and a political reality where the human person and its dignity are increasingly disposable.