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Workshop: Painting a Picture with a Poem


Mary Jo Bang is the author of eight poetry collections, including "A Doll for Throwing," "The Last Two Seconds" and "Elegy," winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and a New York Times Notable Book. Assistive listening devices available.


Panelist
Mary Jo Bang

Mary Jo Bang is the author of 8 poetry collections, including "The Last Two Seconds" and "Elegy," winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and a New York Times Notable Book. She has also published an acclaimed translation of "Dante’s Inferno....


Book:
The Book of Endings
Leslie Harrison
Poetry
Akron Series in Poetry (Paperb
November 2016
ISBN 1629220639
88 pages
$14.95, INSTOCK
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Long-listed for the 2017 National Book Award for Poetry The poems in The Book of Endings try to make sense of, or at least come to some kind of reckoning with absence - the death of the author's mother, the absence of the beloved, the absence of an accountable god, cicadas, the dead stars arriving, the dead moon aglow in the night sky.

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