The Paradise of Forms: Selected Poems, Aaron Shurin

The Paradise of Forms: Selected Poems

Aaron Shurin

Publisher: Talisman House, Publishers
PubDate: 5/1/1999
ISBN: 9781883689810
Binding: PAPERBACK
Price: $14.95
Quantity Available: 16
Pages: 142
SKU #: J05E
 

Poetry. "A poetry of lyric complexity, determined in its exploration of the 'personal' as a territory of multiple voices and multiple selves."—Michael Palmer

Author City: SAN FRANCISCO, CA USA

Aaron Shurin is an American poet, essayist, and educator. Since 1999, he has co-directed the Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program at the University of San Francisco. Aaron Shurin received his M.A. in Poetics from New College of California, where he studied under poet Robert Duncan. He is a recipient of California Arts Council Literary Fellowships in poetry (1989, 2002), and a NEA fellowship in creative nonfiction (1995). Shurin is the former Associate Director of the Poetry Center & American Poetry Archives at San Francisco State University. He is the author of over ten books, including A'S DREAM (O Books, 1999), NARRATIVITY (Sun & Moon Press, 1990), Unbound: A Book of AIDS (Sun & Moon Press, 1997), THE PARADISE OF FORMS: SELECTED POEMS (Talisman House, Publishers, 1999), A DOOR (Talisman House, Publishers, 2000), INVOLUNTARY LYRICS (Omnidawn Publishing, 2005), KING OF SHADOWS (City Lights Publishers, 2008) and CITIZEN (City Lights Publishers, 2011).

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