Item description for Strange Land by Tim Kendall...
Gathering a group of poems that explore some of the most transformative events of the last century, this collection draws on a wide range of poetic techniques and Biblical allusions to create a psalm-book for the modern world. From World War II and Albert Einstein to the space race and recent discoveries by the Hubble telescope, Kendall casts a wide net on the shared experiences of the past century, linking each with the more personal experiences of parenthood, childhood, and religion.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.19" Width: 5.2" Height: 0.31" Weight: 0.26 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2005
Publisher Carcanet Press Ltd.
ISBN 1903039738 ISBN13 9781903039731
Availability 0 units.
More About Tim Kendall
Tim Kendall was born in Plymouth in 1970. As well as founding and editing the international poetry magazine, Thumbscrew, he has published critical studies of Paul Muldoon and Sylvia Plath. His first book of poetry, Strange Land, was published by Carcanet in 2005. He teaches at the University of Exeter, and lives with his wife and three children in North Wiltshire.
Tim Kendall was born in 1970 and has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Exeter Professor of English Literature, University of Ex.