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Selected Poems from Mary Ruefle

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This book gives $1.25. Cheers!

Selected Poems from Mary Ruefle

$16.00 $10.89


Mary Ruefle has published six books of poetry, the most recent of which is Among the Musk Ox People (2002). She is the author of The Adamant (1989) and Cold Pluto (1986). She is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Creative Fellowship, a Whiting Writers' Award, and an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, She teaches in the MFA in Writing Program at Vermont College.

Selected Poems offers readers a chance to catch on to one of the most distinctive talents of our time, one of the few who can genuinely startle. . . . Ruefle is clearly one of the best American poets writing, and her body of work is remarkable for its spiritual force, intelligence, stylistic virtuosity, and adventurousness."--Tony Hoagland

"of all things standing furthest
from what is real, stand these trees
shaking with dispensable joy . . . "

Mary Ruefle is the winner of the 2011 William Carlos Williams Award and has authored ten collections of poetry; "The Most of It," a book of prose; and "A Little White Shadow," a collection of erasures. She teaches at Vermont College.

  • Paperback: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Wave Books; Second Edition edition (August 16, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1933517565
  • ISBN-13: 978-1933517568
  • Product Dimensions: 0.6 x 6 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12 ounces 

 

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