Cassandra's Daughter by Michael Harlow PDF

By Michael Harlow

ISBN-10: 1869403320

ISBN-13: 9781869403324

Michael Harlow's poetry has regularly embodied a discussion with ecu literary traditions and his abiding subject matter, right here as in his previous books, is the hunt for language to precise and produce the strangeness and secret of the standard. His use of note, snapshot and rhythm is subtle and artistic and although there's a darkish pressure during this assortment, which offers with a number of deaths, there's additionally a great deal of humour. there's magic and dream and not going tales. the gathering is in seven elements outlined thematically and together with a bit of prose poems. the variety in shape and tone and the straightforward self assurance of Harlow's kind make this a very profitable collection.

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