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The Flammable Bird [Paperback]

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Elena Karina Byrne's poetry is found in earnest and in exaltation, in her love for language and its lushness. Each poem in her debut collection, The Flammable Bird, is an occasion for wonder, pathos and human intensity, and these observations, collectively, offer an opulent and florid document of our modernity. These poems are rich, and revel in the risks they take with metaphor and image. The beauty created is dazzling.

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Pages   75
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.3" Width: 5.3" Height: 0.3"
Weight:   0.25 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Sep 1, 2006
Publisher   Tupelo Press
ISBN  1932195564  
ISBN13  9781932195569  

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1Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > Poetry > General
2Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > Poetry > Single Authors > United States
3Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > World Literature > United States > Poetry > 20th Century
4Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > World Literature > United States > Poetry > General

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The Lineaments of (Gratified?) Desire  Jul 25, 2003
The density of Elena Karina Byrne's work makes each read rich with possibility. There is a relentless quality to her poems -- "Relentless, I love relentless," she writes in "The Proportion of Broken" -- that keeps the reader riveted. Byrne's poems are catalogs of obsession balanced by a constant examination of language. The dominant currency is desire. This is poetry of the body, and the reader is doused in sensual apprehension and comprehension. These poems make the heart want to beat faster, and it cooperates, with pleasure.

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