By Marianne Boruch
Honored by way of Library Journal as an "Amazing Poetry Title"
Extraordinary how in one poem from 2013 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award winner Boruch slides 1800s London barber-surgeons and the dissection of murderers merely (condemned to hell besides) to the commentary, Future or earlier, it’s all we ever imagine about.’ the 1st a part of this sharp, incredible publication captures our inescapable yet slippery physicality on this planet, the second one the breakdown of the cadaver of a 99-year-old womantold from her standpoint, quite jauntily.”Library Journal
Boruch monitors a quietly gymnastic mind within the examinations of paintings, the physique, and the human condition."American Poets
"Marianne Boruch's paintings has the glorious, commanding energy of real awareness: she sees and considers with intensity."The Washington Post
"Some books commence as a dare to the self," notes poet Marianne Boruch. encouraged by way of life-study drawing sessions and direct paintings in a cadaver lab, Boruch's most modern booklet seems at what the physique holds, and examines dwelling via our bodies deceased.
Marianne Boruch is the writer of 7 collections of poetry together with The publication of Hours (Copper Canyon Press), volumes of essays, and a memoir. In 2013 she received the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. She lives in West Lafayette, Indiana.
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