↠ Asparagus, Asparagus, Ah Sweet Asparagus || ñ PDF Read by ☆ Faye Kicknosway

By Faye Kicknosway | Comments: ( 597 ) | Date: ( Nov 22, 2019 )

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  • Title: Asparagus, Asparagus, Ah Sweet Asparagus
  • Author: Faye Kicknosway
  • ISBN: 9780915124558
  • Page: 173
  • Format: pbk

About Author:

Faye Kicknosway

b 1936Poet and visual artist Faye Kicknosway was born in Detroit and raised in Los Angeles She earned a BA at Wayne State University and an MA at San Francisco State College.Kicknosway is the author of than a dozen poetry collections, including Mixed Plate New and Selected Poems 2003 , Who Shall Know Them 1985 , and All These Voices New and Selected Poems 1986 Her work is also featured in the feminist poetry anthology No More Masks 1973 Threading together psychological narrative with mythic violence, Kicknosway s poems reveal a filmic attention to the transformative possibilities of light and shadow In a review of All These Voices, poet Jason Schneiderman observes, Kicknosway challenges the dominance and trustworthiness of narrative in her poems of fragmentation, offering up constant revisions of where the gaze should fall Who Shall Know Them , her book of poems engaging Walker Evans s photographs, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize Kicknosway s other honors include a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts and a PEN Syndicated Fiction Award She lives in Honolulu, where she has taught at the University of Hawaii at Manoa under the name Morgan Blair from poetryfoundation bio f



Comments Asparagus, Asparagus, Ah Sweet Asparagus

  • Matthew

    With Asparagus, Asparagus, Ah Sweet Asparagus, Faye Kicknosway re-invents the wor(l)d. The influence of Dada and Surrealism is apparent in her poems and drawings. In fact, Kicknosway states in the Acknowledgement that the drawings "owe their parentage" to Marcel Duchamp, Giorgio de Chirico, René Magritte, Max Ernst, and Nanos Valaoritis. The drawings are particularly indebted to collage techniques, although the pieces, typically combined, remain fragmented/scattered (as is evident from the cove [...]


  • Neal Jochmann

    One of my best books of poetry. Every page has something good on it. The poetry somehow firmly holds you by the hand even as it whizzingly zoops and teleports. Drawings to take a collager's breath away for at least 30 seconds at a time. Good little lines, good sequences. A nice length to the whole thing. Read this!


  • Mills College Library

    811.54 K463a 1981


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