Year of What Now Poems

ISBN-10: 1555976484

ISBN-13: 9781555976484

Edition: 2013

Authors: Brian Russell

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Debut poetry by Brian Russell, winner of the Bakeless Poetry PrizeThe year of what nowAre we the pure products   and whatDoes that even mean   pure   isn’t itObvious   we are each our own cultureAlive with the virus that’s waitingTo unmake us.                        —from “The Year of What Now”“The Year of What Nowis not a book of poems about cancer. It’s not a book that wears its heart on its sleeve. It doesn’t parade the autobiographical in your face, though the conventions seem at first to be autobiography. It’s not a cryin extremis,de profundis, etc. It’s more casual, more canny, more casually well-made, more philosophically oriented . . . This book seems to me to represent a way forward for other young poets in its wide engagement with the world, in its unabashed embrace of the personal, and its equally galvanizing skepticism about the limits of subjective speech. At its deepest level, it embodies the desire to establish true sequences of pain from the cellular level to the most abstract operations of culture, technology, and possible worlds of the spirit.” —Tom Sleigh, Bakeless Prize judge, from the introduction
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Book details

List price: $15.00
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Graywolf Press
Publication date: 7/9/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 88
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.330
Language: English

Introduction
It's a Strange City
We Remain This Way
In the Event
Waiting for Radiation
On Airs Waters and Places
The Year of What Now
For Good
Again and Again
Meanwhile Here on Earth
The Universe Said co Invoke Infinity
Preface
Awash
Crisis and Confidence
X-Ray
The Rhythm of the Empire
Lightness Arises from the Usual Gravity
Love and Later
Our Hour of Suspense
The Long Haul
No One in Particular
What Makes It Worse
The Royal Society
Romance of the Unfamiliar
In the Wing of Catastrophe
Emergence and Emergency
Everything Every Time
In the Dark and Wait
Pageant of Squandered Fortunes
Hell Is Everyone
The Higher Order
Economies of Scale
Nerves
The Poor Souls of the Faithful
Vital
Because It Feeds Us
Another Instance in Which I'm Good for Nothing
Base Pairs
Acceptance
To the Prospects of the Experimental
Tepid
They Run You
Deep into the Treatments
Apollo the Healer
In a Sedimental Mood
Disproving the Humors
Belongings
Back to You
The Renaissance
Get Used to It
By Now
The History of Right Now
Given Everything
A Good Year
Disgrace
You're Supposed to Laugh
Physical Therapy
You're Welcome
As Soon as We're Outside
Swell
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