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Anne carson is the closest canada comes to having a celebrity poet, or a celebrity classicist for that matter but she probably remains better. The poetry and prose collected in plainwater are a testament to the extraordinary imagination of anne carson, a writer described by michael ondaatje as. Quotes my religion makes no sense and does not help me therefore i pursue it my religion, glass, irony, and god, new directions (new york, ny), 1995.
When brick books published anne carson's first book of poems, short talks, in 1992, she was at the start of what has proven a long creative and scholarly. Astralize the night from boston review anne carson's new work, float, is a boxed set of twenty-two chapbooks in which the poet plays with. Anne carson's poetry of loss has a cumulative impact, finds tom payne. One of the most innovative and interesting writers in north america today, anne carson has, since her first work, eros the bittersweet: an essay, reimagined and. Anne carson was born in canada and teaches ancient greek for a living her awards and honors include the lannan award, the pushcart prize, the griffin trust.
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