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By Christopher Bakken

ISBN-10: 082296404X

ISBN-13: 9780822964049

“We’d now not slept in days, in any other case we have been/ nonetheless sleeping—who may well tell?” a person asks within the commencing poem of Eternity & Oranges. The voices we stumble upon during this e-book communicate at the verge of disappearance, from locations marked by way of disintegration and terror. Christopher Bakken's poems are acts of conjuring. They flow from the genuine political landscapes of Greece, Italy, and Romania, into extra surreal areas the place background comes alive and the summoned useless communicate. within the officially varied lengthy poem, “Kouros/Kore,” but additionally during this book’s terse and harrowing dream songs, Bakken writes with devastating strength, at each flip “Guilty of the crime of compliment” whereas “begging for an antidote to beauty.”

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