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Author Belli, E. C., author.

Title Objects of hunger / E.C. Belli
Published Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource
Series Crab Orchard series in poetry
Contents Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; I. What Was; Argument; Junipers; The Road; The Pepper Shakers Were Filled to the Brim with Hosts of Swallows; Visual Analysis of Grief and You; Death Toll; II. A Month of Grievances; Negotiation; Expectations; Afternoon; Disagreement; Concerns; Dispatch; The Unmentionable Worship of Idle Afternoons; Resolution; Opposition; Devotion; Optimism; Revelation; Nonchalance; Apology; Politics; Opinions; Persistence; Intimate; Couples Going Nude into the Sad Water; Wonderment; Littoral; Acrimony; All the Arts of Hurting; Proposal
The Immortelles of Perfect PitchSeduction Act; Parameters; Mercy; Beginnings; Saturnine; III. Blur; What Was Said; Tête-à-Tête; The Possibility of an Ending; Almost a Lament; Postpartum; The Question of Surrender; An Autobiography of Asphalt; Memory; IV. Might; Winding Down; One Dog Will Find Us Both; Sentience (cont'd); Swallows; Vigilance; The Then and Now of Dusks; The Letter; Substance; The Only Love Poem; Manifest; Migrations; Notes; Acknowledgments; Back Cover
Summary "In "Objects of Hunger" the circularity and unsolvable nature of our quarrels against one another and against the self are trapped in a throbbing asceticism, in an exploration of resignation, concession, persistence, and monstrosity"-- Provided by publisher
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Subject American poetry.
Optimism -- Poetry
American poetry.
POETRY -- American -- General.
Genre/Form Poetry.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0809337266
Other Titles Poems. Selections