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Severance songs poems by Joshua Corey

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Published by Tupelo Press in North Adams, Mass .
Written in English


  • Iraq War, 2003-2011,
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001,
  • Afghan War, 2001-,
  • Poetry

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Edition Notes

StatementJoshua Corey
SeriesThe Dorset prize
LC ClassificationsPS3603.O7343 S48 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 67 p. ;
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25255659M
ISBN 101932195920
ISBN 109781932195927
LC Control Number2010053814

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He was awarded a Stegner Fellowship in creative writing from Stanford University in , and received his Ph.D. in English from Cornell University in He is the author of SEVERANCE SONGS (Tupelo Press, ), Fourier Series (Spineless Books, ), SELAH (Barrow Street Press, ), and two chapbooks. He teaches at Lake Forest College in 5/5(1).   “[Severance is] a book about work that puts the work in the context of globalization, a book that is mordant and sad and full of quicksilver allegories. I loved that book so much.” —Lydia Kiesling, The MillionsBrand: Picador. Severance Songs, the third full-length book of poems by Joshua Corey, is a winner of the Dorset Prize. 'Severance' Is A Sardonic Wake-Up Call For All Of Us Stuck In Routine Fresh Air. Aug • Ling Ma's Severance is an unusual apocalyptic novel, says critic Maureen Corrigan. Satiric.

Click or tap here to read the program book for these concerts as an online flipbook, best viewed on a desktop or tablet computer. ( [email protected] Book, published Juy ) Mobile-Friendly ExpressBook (). Winner of the Dorset Prize, selected by Ilya Kaminsky. Severance Songs is a sequence of unrhymed sonnets written in the aftermath of 9/11 and during the Afghanistan/Iraq wars, while Joshua Corey was living in pastoral upstate New York. The tension between idyllic personal circumstances and. Severance Songs The loose sonnets in Joshua Corey's third collection, written in mes of desire and suffering with raw intensity. Equally dexterous with natural landscape as he is with the interior, Corey's poems sing from the body while drawing from myriad historical and classical references. Severance Songs Joshua Corey. Tupelo (), $ trade paper (84p) ISBN Buy this book Gorgeous, almost insistently allusive, and only infrequently.

Joshua Corey is the author of The Barons (Omnidawn, ); Severance Songs (Tupelo Press, ), winner of the Dorset Prize; Fourier Series (Spineless Books, ); and Selah (Barrow Street Press, ), selected by Robert Pinsky as the winner of the Barrow Street Press Book teaches at Lake Forest College in Illinois and lives in Evanston, Illinois. Severance songs: poems by Corey, Joshua. Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by ttscribehongkong on Octo SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: A sonnet sequence about falling in love after 9/ Winner of the Dorset Prize, published by Tupelo Press in Beyond pastoral—or perhaps in keeping with the tensions by which pastoral is generated—Severance Songs is also a specimen of that other thoroughly outdated and suspect mode, serial love poetry (in this case addressed to the poet’s future wife). Get this from a library! Severance songs: poems. [Joshua Corey] -- In his third full-length book of poems, Joshua Corey puts the sonnet to the test with this sequence of fractured, ventilated, and unrhymed poems written in the aftermath of 9/11 while Corey was.