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The blaze of the Poui

poems

by Mark McMorris

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mark McMorris.
SeriesThe contemporary poetry series, Contemporary poetry series (University of Georgia Press)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3872 B58 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 73 p. ;
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3672238M
ISBN 100820325155
LC Control Number2003002469
OCLC/WorldCa51613919

The Blaze of the Poui: Poems (The Contemporary Poetry Series) 8 copies. Entrepôt 7 copies. The Black Reeds: Poems (Contemporary Poetry Series) 5 copies. The Cafe At Light 4 copies. The Book of Landings (Wesleyan Poetry Series) 3 copies. Palinurus Suite 2 copies. Moth-Wings (Burning Deck Poetry Chapbooks) 2 copies. Figures for a Hypothesis. 2. The Blaze of the Poui The Blaze of the Poui begins with a series of epigraphs that outline the scope and purpose of McMorris's book. The first is an alleged pas sage from Columbus's journal: "I knew that they were a people to be delivered and converted to .

He is the author of numerous books of poetry including The Book of Landings (Wesleyan, ); Entrepôt (Coffee House Press, ); The Café at Light (Roof Books, ); and The Blaze of the Poui (), which was selected by C. D. Wright for the Contemporary Poetry Series and was also a finalist for the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize. About the Author Born in Kingston, Jamaica, Mark McMorris is an award-winning poet whose books include Entrepôt and The Blaze of the Poui, a finalist for the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize. He has been a fellow at the MacDowell Colony, writer-in-residence at Brown University, and visiting professor at University of California-Berkeley.

Mark McMorris, The Blaze of the Poui Judson Mitcham, This April Day Ann Carson, If Not, Winter: Fragments of Sappho Moira Bucciarelli, Editor, RSN: SBL Edition. Panos Karnezis, Little Infamies Nikos Kazantzakis, The Last Temptation of Christ Elaine Pagels, The Gnostic Gospels Orhan Pamuk, My Name is Red Mary Pipher, In the Middle of Everywhere.   I’ve also recommended sections of Mark McMorris’ long epithalamion, “The Blaze of Poui”: Tell me in short, Love, what is a wedding? A wedding is at once a crowded place and a private room, packed with trusts and empty of all but the heart’s letters A wedding is earth and water and a species of irreducible light and the flat belly.


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Mark McMorris was born in Kingston, Jamaica, and earned a BA at Columbia University and an MA in creative writing and an MA and PhD in comparative literature at Brown University.

He is the author of numerous poetry collections, including The Black Reeds (), which won a Contemporary Poetry Series prize from the University of Georgia Press; The Blaze of the Poui. And of all of his published writings, none addresses these key questions with the unsettling power and clarity of his newest book, The Blaze of the Poui.

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This story, as an example. With both an M.A. in creating writing (poetry) and a Ph.D. in comparative literature from Brown University, McMorris has authored four books of poetry:  The Café at Light  (Roof Books, ),  The Blaze of the Poui  (University of Georgia Press, ),  The Black Reeds  (University of Georgia Press, ), and  Moth-Wings (Burning Deck, ).

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His other books include EntrepZ?t (Coffee House, ); The CafZ? at Light (Roof Books, ), a text of lyric dialogue and prose; The Blaze of the Poui (U of Georgia P, ), a finalist for the Lenore Marshall Prize; and The Black Reeds (), winner of the Contemporary Poetry Series prize from the University of Georgia Press.Blaze Media is an American conservative media company.

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