Domestic Violence (Paperback)

By Eavan Boland

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393333084, 79pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008

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Hardcover (3/1/2007)

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These are poems about the charged spaces in which people live, about the interiors where seductions, quarrels, memories, and griefs occur. A marriage is a window for outward violence; a painted cup becomes a theater for a long love; in an ordinary room a mythic violation takes place.