I Love Artists (Paperback)

New and Selected Poems (New California Poetry #18)

By Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, Brenda Hillman (Series edited by), Calvin Bedient (Series edited by), Robert Hass (Series edited by), Forrest Gander (Series edited by)

University of California Press, 9780520246027, 154pp.

Publication Date: April 10, 2006

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Drawing on four decades of work and including new poems published here for the first time, this selection of Mei-mei Berssenbrugge’s poetry displays the extraordinary luminosity characteristic of her style—its delicate, meticulous observation, great scenic imagination, and unusual degree of comfort with states of indetermination, contingency, and flux.

About the Author

Mei-mei Berssenbrugge was born in Beijing and lives in New Mexico. She is the author of nine volumes of poetry, including Nest, The Four Year Old Girl, and Empathy.