Compass Rose

Sze, Arthur

Copper Canyon Press, 2014
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A child playing a game, tea leaves resting in a bowl, an abandoned dog, a foot sticking out from a funeral pyre, an Afghan farmer pausing as mortars fire at the enemy: in Arthur Sze's tenth book, the world spins on many points of reference, unfolding with full sensuous detail.

"Compass Rose [is] a collection in which the poet uses capacious intelligence and lyrical power to offer a dazzling picture of our inter-connected world."Pulitzer Prize finalist announcement

[Sze] brings together disparate realms of experienceastronomy, botany, anthropology, Taoismand observes their correspondences with an exuberant attentiveness."The New Yorker

bundel door individuele dichter in oorspronkelijke taal
Twintigste eeuw
Twentieth century
Eenentwintigste eeuw
Twenty-first century
Debuteerde 1970-1980
Debut 1970-1980
American Book Award
Jackson Poetry Prize